IMPHAL: The troops of Assam Rifles in a joint operation with Nagaland Police apprehended an active cadre of NSCN (KN) near Nui Colony, Burma Camp in Dimapur District of Nagaland on Friday.
PIB (Defence Wing) informed in a press release that based on specific inputs regarding presence of a UG cadre, the team launched an operation and apprehended a cadre of NSCN(KN) from the area. The apprehended cadre has been identified as SS Deputy Kilonser S Vito Awomi, SS Chairman Arunachal Affairs of NSCN (KN), age 41 yrs, r/o Hozheto village in Dimapur District of Nagaland. The team also recovered one Point 32mm Pistol (Made in China), two mobile phones and other incriminating documents, the PIB said.
The apprehended individual along with recovered items has been handed over to East Police Station for further investigations.