Special task force (STF) consisting of district administration, police and Dimapur based power departmental officers and staff carried out surprise check on power theft at Purana bazaar area on October 12, Thahekhu and Signal basti areas on October 21, and Sechu and Midland areas on October 28. During the raid, many unauthorized connections were detected and defaulters were penalized as per provisions of electricity act 2003 part-XIV.
Officers who participated in the operation were EAC Dr. Tinojongshi Chang, EE (E) Dimapur Er. Nitovi A. Wotsa , SDO(E)No.II Dimapur Er.Hokhuvi Aye, SDO(E) No.III Dimapur Er. Abenthung Ngullie, and SDO (E) No.I Dimapur Er. Albert Ovung.