: Two persons were apprehended from different locations on Thursday by IRB personnel and Special Branch, Dimapur police. According to police sources, one ‘ss’ Kapur, NSCN (K), Roko Angami (27) S/0- Abei Angami, P/A was arrested from Hong Kong market area at around 1.30 pm as he was trying to snatch a mobile phone from a shop. The accused had come down to Dimapur to repair a mobile phone at a shop when he tried to forcibly take away another mobile and thereby raising a commotion. IRB personnel who were patrolling nearby saw the scene and in the process the accused fled way leaving the mobile phone behind. Meanwhile the accused also fired a single round from a .32 pistol as he was fleeing and was later arrested from below the flyover by the IRB personnel. A .32 pistol with two rounds of ammunition was recovered from his possession.
In another incident police personnel from Special Branch arrested one person Vilatho Yeptho (19), resident of Model colony from Naharbari at around 3.30 pm as he trying to extort money from some shops. Later an air pistol was recovered from the accused.