Security forces in Manipur have apprehended as many as four Kuki rebels.
The rebels belonged to the proscribed Kuki National Front (Mangkholam Kipgen faction).
The four insurgents were held following a joint operation by the Manipur police and Assam Rifles.
The rebels were apprehended from a forest near Gopibung village in Manipur’s Kangpokpi district.
Arms and ammunition were also recovered from the possession of the arrested insurgents.
Two country-made 9mm pistols and four cartridges were seized from the four Kuki rebels.
Meanwhile, a case has been registered against the apprehended rebels at a local police station.