Indian Army and Nagaland Police in a joint operation have arrested two rebels belonging to the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-R) at Chekiye Village in Dimapur district, a defence PRO said on Thursday.
The team also rescued Shakil Ahmed of MSF Andhra Fish Company and handed over the cadres to the state police.
#SecurityForces under aegis of @Spearcorps in joint Ops with #StatePolice on 31May21 apprehend 02 active cadres of NSCN(R) & rescued Mr Shakil Ahmed of MSF Andhra Fish Company at Chekiye Vill #Dimapur Dist #Nagaland.Cadres handed over to Police. @EastMojo @adgpi @easterncomd pic.twitter.com/i6JftofRah
— PRO Kohima, Ministry Of Defence (@prodefkohima) June 3, 2021
The security forces apprehended two active cadres of NSCN-R on May 31 from Chekiya village in Nagaland’s Dimapur, Defence PRO Kohima said in a tweet.
The PRO Defence further informed that Assam Rifles through its concerted effort motivated the active cadre of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-K-YA) to join the mainstream.