Imphal: A team of Imphal East Commando has arrested one Self/Style Sergeant Major of proscribed militant outfit UNLF from Imphal East on Thursday around 4:30 pm.
The arrested Self/Style Sergeant Major of the outfit is identified as Nongthombam Nando Singh @ Ningba (45 years), son of Nongthombam Amu of Lairenkabi Awang Leikai, Imphal West.
The Commando team recovered one mobile handset from his possession.
On verification, he disclosed that he joined the said outfit in the year 1999 and trained under Army No. 920 of 16th Batch at Eastern Nagaland, Myanmar.
Further, he disclosed that on Thursday itself, he came to Top Iranpham area on the advice of one Self/Style Captain Romesh of the outfit to collect extortion money from some construction companies located in Imphal East District.
The arrested Self/Style Sergeant Major has been handed over to Porompat Police Station for further legal action.