Imphal: The troops of the Assam Rifles apprehended an active cadre of the banned outfit Kuki Independent Army (KIA) at Mata Lambulane of Churachandpur District on Sunday
Based on specific input, the troops of Assam Rifles launched an operation which led to the apprehension of the cadre. The apprehended cadre was handed over to Churachandpur Police Station for further investigation, said a press note from the PRO cell, IGAR(S).
Meanwhile, on April 30, Somsai Battalion under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) after persistent operations, succeeded in inducing the surrender of two active cadres of KCP (PWG) in presence of police at Somsai, Ukhrul, Manipur.
Relentless efforts of Somsai Battalion of Assam Rifles to convince insurgent cadres to join mainstream resulted in success to surrender of two active cadres of KCP (PWG) along with one point 22 pistol, one point 22 pistol magazine, ten live point 22 rounds and two Chinese hand grenades .The surrender will not only ensure assisting cadres to exit unlawful approach but also to rebuild their lives for transformation and reconciliation.
The surrendered cadres after completion of formalities will be sent for formal Surrender Ceremony organised by the Government, the press note added.