Security forces recover arms and ammunition in IW district

Security forces recover arms and ammunition in IW district

TMB Report

IMPHAL: Troops of Indian Army under the aegis of Assam Rifles along with Manipur Police recovered a cache of arms and ammunition near Langthabal in Imphal West District of Manipur on Tuesday.

IGAR(S) informed in a press release that based on specific input regarding concealed weapons and ammunition, the joint team launched a search operation in the area. During the detailed search the team recovered two packages containing one country made AK Rifle, one Point 32mm automatic Pistol with magazine, one 9mm Carbine with two magazines, one Chinese Hand Grenade, 20 live rounds of assorted ammunition and two Hand Held Radio sets, the IGAR(S) said.

The recovered arms, ammunition and war like stores have been handed over to Singjamei Police Station for further investigations.

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