Guwahati: Security forces apprehended two cadres of Manipur militant outfit Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) in Noney district.
Based on specific information regarding presence of ZUF (J) cadres in general area of Nunggang village, 29 battalion of Assam Rifles and police launched a joint operation on Saturday.
During the operation, the security personnel nabbed two ZUF cadres from a farm hut at Nunggan village.
The nabbed ZUF cadres were identified as NK Dironbou Newmai of Chaiton village and Gainuanlung Kamei (Home Secretary of ZUF-J) of Nungba, Noney district.
They were apprehended from a farm hut in Nunggan village.
Security forces recovered 20 numbers of lethod rounds, 172 rounds of Tracer ammunition, one magazine of M-16 rifle, one 12 bore gun, 3 mobile handsets and one power bank in possession from them.
(Reporting by Hemanta Kumar Nath)