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CHURACHANDPUR | Sept 2 : A team of Churachandpur police arrested two gang members of arms smuggler from New Bazaar’s Red Cross Road Junction, Churachandpur on September 1 around 1:05 pm.
According to additional SP (Ops) of Churachandpur police, the arrested persons have been identified as Ngamkholen, 28, son of Letpao of K. Mongjang village and Thangkimkhai, 26, son of Kamdoukhup Ngaihte of Gouchinkhup Veng, New Lamka. They had been involved in transaction and transportation of arms from Behiang to Churachandpur via Singngat. An FIR has been registered on the case under Arms Act.
After the accused persons revealed about an arms consignment being kept hidden near Sumchinvum village, the team of Churachandpur police led by additional SP (Ops) rushed to the village and seized one AK Rifle without butt with one magazine and one A1 Rifle with two magazines.~IFP