Lamka, March 15 (PhualvaTimes) : Assam Rifles have arrested at least seven militants, suspected of belonging to a Manipur based Hmar People’s Convention (Democratic) during an operation carried out at Parbung in Tipaimukh sub-division yesterday.
Security personnel also recovered huge cache of arms including four AK-47 assault rifles, one M-46 rifles, wireless radio sets, combat uniforms, rackshak, extra magazines and large quantity of ammunition during the operation.
The apprehendees alongwith recoveries were handed over to Lamka Police Station this morning.
HPC-D Manipur Region is a signatory group to the Suspension of Operations (SoO) with Government of India and Manipur Government.
Jai Hind Sir,
1. Based on inputs regarding likely presence of armed cadres of HPCD in gen A Lungthullen, two colns ex COB Parbung were launched under Col Manoj Sharma at 140700hrs.
2. At arnd 0730hr, two suspicious vehs were intercepted by the MVCP est by the coln. Fwg cadres were apprehended:-
a. Isaak malsawmthan age 34
b. Lalsuongum age 27
c. Ramdinnghet age 22
d. Mary jhon age 38
e.Ngangbam gopikishan Singh age 23
f. Rolen age 28
g. Lalngaohzual age 23
3. Fwg were rec
a. Rif M4 – 01(2 mag)
b. RIF AK 56 – 04 (12 mag)
c. Amn AK – 262 rds
d. Amn M4- 110 rds.
e. RS Kenwood – 03.
f. Comb pouches – 03
g. Comb Bags – 03.
h. Comb Dress – 03.
j. Mob phones – 05.
k. Vehs – 02 (Bolero & Tata DI)
l. Pencil Cells – 20.
4. The indls were brought to PS CCpur at 150600hr. Handing over of apprehendees and recs to police in prog.