Security forces bust insurgent hideout in Kangpokpi village

A cache of arms and ammunition were recovered from the hideout.

Security forces in a joint operation along with police busted hideouts of insurgents near N Boljang village, Kangpokpi district on Sunday and recovered a cache of arms and ammunition. The Press Information Bureau (defence wing) in a statement stated that the troops recovered an M16 Rifle, one 9mm Pistol, one Revolver (country made), and 60 live ammunition during the joint operation. The recovered items have been handed over to New Keithelmanbi Police Station for further investigations, added the statement.

First Published:Oct. 25, 2020, 8:38 p.m.

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