Nagaland: Insurgents fire upon security forces in Zunheboto
Zunheboto/IBNS: Security forces were fired upon by insurgents in village Baimho, Zunheboto in Nagaland on Wednesday night.
The security forces were fired upon when they were conducting a search operation based on intelligence inputs about armed cadres.
In a retaliatory fire, two cadres of NSCN K-NK were apprehended, including one in an injured condition.
The one with injury succumbed after he was taken to a district hospital.
One 9mm pistol, 4 fired cartridge cases and 23 live rounds were recovered.
Two local men apprehended at the site were later released to their parents in presence of the police and the Gaon Budha.