Guwahati: In a sensational incident, two armed miscreants were apprehended by local people near Kumbhirgram airport in Silchar on Sunday.
The locals also seized four pistols, several rounds of ammunition and lethal weapons from their possession.
As per a report, both the armed miscreants first hired a four-wheeler vehicle from Silchar to reach Khumbhirgram Airport. However, after reaching the airport, the armed miscreants tried to hijack the vehicle at gunpoint.
The driver somehow managed to save his life by jumping out of the moving vehicle.
Later, both of the miscreants were nabbed by the local people in the area and handed them over to Udarbandh police station.
The miscreants were identified as Bikramjit Sinha and Bikranjit Sinha.
Meanwhile, the Udarbandh police are interrogating both the miscreants.
As per preliminary interrogation, the police suspected them to be the cadres of an extremist outfit.