Acting on a tip-off, the Udalguri police recovered a  huge cache of arms and ammunition from two different places of the district on the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday.

Amid the corona scare and BTC elections ahead, a team of Udalguri police recovered one 7.62 mm pistol, one 9MM pistol, two magazines and eight rounds of live cartridges from a ditch near a sluice gate at Sindhrijhora village under Udalguri police station,

On the other hand, another police team led by Bhergaon SDPO,  Nirmal Ghosh and officer-in-charge of Harisinga police station, Premananda Hazarika recovered two AK-56 rifles, three magazines of AK series and 71 rounds of ammunition from No. 4 Amjuli village under Harisinga police station.

Shajid Khan

Shajid Khan is Northeast Now Correspondent in Udalguri. He can be reached at: