Guwahati: As part of the ongoing crackdown by Assam Rifles on insurgent groups operating in Nagaland, a huge cache of ammunition was recovered near Chedima Village in Kohima District of Nagaland on Jul 10.
Based on specific intelligence regarding a large cache of arms and ammunition, the troops launched an operation in the area. During the detailed search, the troops unearthed a large cache of ammunition. These included three 60 mm Mortar bombs, two M-60 Anti-Tank Rifle Grenades, 390 rounds of 7.62 mm Sniper,109 live rounds of 7.62 mm AK-47, 51 rounds of 7.62 mm Pistol, three Kgs of PEK (explosive) and one AK-47 magazine.
The recovered items have been handed over to North Police Station, Kohima for further investigations.