Assam Rifles nabs two arms fabricators along with arms-ammu in Nagaland
By Our Correspondent, 06/03/2018, Guwahati

The troops of Assam Rifles had apprehended two illegal arms fabricators and recovered huge cache of arms and ammunition in Nagaland on Monday, officials said. PRO of HQ IGAR (N) Lt Col Amitabh Sharma said that, based on intelligence input, Medziphema battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (N) launched an operation alongwith a police representative regarding presence of an illegal arms manufacturer in general area Sungratsu, Chumukedima, Dimapur.

During the operation, troops of Assam Rifles apprehended two arms fabricators along with huge quantity of weapons, ammunitions and manufacturing tools.The nabbed arms fabricators were  identified as Takotoshi and Temjin and security forces recovered one 9mm revolver (USA made),one 12 Bore Rifle, one point 22 mm Rifle, four point 22 mm Rifles, four magazines of point 22mm Rifle, 8 Wooden Rifle Butt, one Rifle barrel and ammunitions of various calibers. Later the apprehendees along with recovered items were handed over to Chumukedima Police Station, Dimapur for further investigation.