Security forces launch operation in Kunsa village of Arunachal on the basis of inputs regarding presence of NSCN (K-YA) rebels; seize 170 rounds of AK-47; 2 magazines
Itanagar: A large quantity of ammunition were recovered in an operation by Assam Rifles near Kunsa village under Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh on Tuesday.
A press communiqué from defence PRO said: "Based on a specific input regarding presence of a group of NSCN (K-YA) insurgents, the troops launched a swift operation in the area."
"During detailed search of the area, the troops recovered a cache of ammunition consisting of 170 rounds of AK-47 along with two magazines. The recovered items have been handed over to the Khonsa Police Station for further investigation," said the communiqué.