Churachandpur, February 18 2022: Churachandpur District Police on Thursday arrested four men with two guns and live rounds near Saikot Forest Gate in Churachandpur district.
Acting on reliable inputs on the movement of some armed persons suspected to be SoO cadres, a police team was deputed under the supervision of SP CCP, Additional SP (L/O) CCP and OC CCP PS.
A frisking exercise was immediately carried out by the police team at the tri-junction area along Saikot Sugnu Road beyond Saikot Forest Gate.
Around midnight a suspicious white colour CRETA car bearing Registration Number MN04A- 9811 was detained along with its four occupants.
During a thorough search, one 9mm Pistol along with one live round and a magazine, one 12 Bore Pump Action gun, and a Nokia mobile handset were recovered.
The arrested individuals have been identified as Khailam Haokip (46), S/S Lieutenant of KNA Salem SOO camp s/o Late Holkhulun of B Vungnom; Chonminlal Manlun (39), S/S Sergeant of ZDV Salem SOO camp, S/O Ngulmang Of Songjang Village SPT; Khaiminlian Manlun (48), S/O Pumdal of New Zouveng; and Samual Pauthianmang (31) s/o Late Thonglal Of P Kamdoveng.
Later, a case was registered against the accused for further investigation.