Indian Army Captures SS Capt Eangtok Konyak OF NSCN-R From Deomali, Tirap
In a swift and well planned joint operation executed by the Indian army, one of the main cadres actively involved in Recruitment & Extortion activities of NSCN- R in the Arunachal -Nagaland border areas, SS Capt Eangtok Konyak, was apprehended along with weapon & live ammunition from the outskirts of Deomali town.
The operation was based on confirmed input that the individual is moving towards the Deomali area for collection of extortion money or recruiting new cadres, thus resulted falling into the trap of security forces, which was a result of relentless pursuit over the past 2 months.
Not only is he involved in the recruitment and collection of extortion money but also a key member of the training team of NSCN-R at Phuktong Camp, Tizit, Nagaland.
The apprehended insurgent and recovered items were handed over to Deomali Police for further investigation.
News Desk, Ne India