BTR: Huge cache of arms, ammunition recovered ahead of Assam polls
Guwahati: Amid the hustle of elections, a huge cache of arms and ammunition are being recovered in the Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR).
Kokrajhar Police on Tuesday morning launched an operation against illegal arms and ammunition and recovered two AK 56 rifles with magazines and 42 ammunition and one 7.65 mm pistol with magazines.
The recovery was made in the forest area of Balujhora under Saraibil BOP of Gossaigaon police station.
In another such operation, the Baksa police recovered one M series Rifle and one revolver with some ammunition on early Tuesday morning.
The police recovered the illegal arms in the Barama area under Baksa police station.
Taking to Twitter, Assam ADGP GP Singh said that the operations are being made to ensure a free, fair, and peaceful Assam Legislative Assembly election.