Guwahati: Assam Police in a series of counter-terrorism operations seized a large number of arms and ammunition from Kokrajhar and Darrang districts.
In the first operation, based on specific information police under Tulsibil OP area under Gossaigaon police station in Kokrajhar and seized two AK series rifles, three magazines, 211 rounds ammunition, two HE 36 Grenades and two detonators.
Kokrajhar Police said, “We are continuing our fight against militancy and anti-national elements in BTAD areas, even amidst Corona. Legal follow up action is being done.”
Similarly, in another operation in Darrang, police conducted a search and raid operation at the residence of one Benjamin Murmu, at Dhunseri tea garden 10 no basti (Paharpur) under Mazbat police station and seized three handmade rifles, three iron pipe, one handheld air blower, three numbers of saw, one iron plier, sharpener, hammer and one handheld drilling machine as well as 14 iron pieces.