Itanagar: Security army have arrested members of dual Naga insurgent groups, NSCN(IM) and NSCN(K), during apart operations in Arunachal Pradesh, a counterclaim orator said.
2 members a National Socialist Council of Nagaland, or NSCN, were hold with arms and ammunition in their possession. They also confessed their skeleton of extorting a locals, a orator said.
The Assam Rifles crew arrested Wangphai Wangsu of NSCN(IM) from Longding district yesterday and Wangphiak Lowang of NSCN(K) from Muktwa encampment in Tirap district on Monday.
Mr Wangsu was apprehended during an operation in Longphong area of Longding district, counterclaim orator Col Chiranjeet Konwer said.
During inquire a dual members confessed that he was perplexing to lift out coercion from locals and businessmen of Longphong area, a orator said.
He was recruited by a criminialized outfit in 2015 and was wanted by a military in tie with cases of extortion.
Based on specific information about a participation of a NSCN(K) insurgent during a Muktwa village, a Assam Rifles carried out an operation in Tirap district.
The NSCN(K) member was hold when he attempted to run divided after being challenged by a Assam Rifles personnel.
A vast apportion of explosives and detonators were found in his possession.
He was also carrying bill of coercion and letters meant for a bootleg collection of income from villagers, shopkeepers and businessmen of a area, a orator said.
The dual rebels were handed over to a police.