UKHRUL| Jul 8: 27 Assam Rifles under 10 Sector apprehended two individuals carrying 1785 rounds of 9mm ammunition and 6 cartridge of 12 bore ammunition near Ukhrul District Hospital, Hungpung at 9.30 am of July 6.
The two individuals were apprehended based on specific intelligence inputs and they have been identified as Honlei Shinglai, 37, son of Ahao Shinglai of Ashang Khullen Village, and Nelson Lungleng, 49, son of Mathei Lungleng of Mapum village. And, Honlei Shinglai, a Church Clerk, along with his companion was travelling in a Kenbo bike to deliver the consignment (ammunition) to one Weapon Lungleng son of Ningam Lungleng of Mapum Village, who currently resides at Viewland, Ukhrul, when they were apprehended.
The details of the materials recovered from the duo were entered in the seizure memo and both of them (in medically fit conditions) and the seized items along with bike have been handed over to the Ukhrul Police at around 2:30pm of July 6.
Accordingly, an FIR No. 6 (7) 2019 Ukl PS has been registered in this matter. They were also produced in front of the CJM Ukhrul and remanded for police custody for 5 days, informed (IO) Ukhrul Police, W. Marchang.