Police in Nagaland’s Dimapur apprehended a person while extorting money from the business community at Kher Mahal area of the town.

The apprehended extortionist has been identified as – Hoto Ayemi of Padam Pukhuri area in Dimapur.

Dimapur police informed that a total of 23 tax slips of UNPG NNC, a mobile handset and Rs 500 in cash were recovered from him.

A case has also been registered with East Police Station, Dimapur, in connection with the apprehension.

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In another incident, police also seized 209 cases on assorted IMFL from a truck (NL-01L-9951) in Patkai bridge area, Chumukedima, on Saturday. One person Poklen Singh was arrested in this connection.

A case has been registered at Chumukedima Police Station in this connection.

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Bhadra Gogoi

Bhadra Gogoi is Northeast Now Correspondent in Nagaland. He can be reached at: bhadragogoi@yahoo.com