IMPHAL, January 2: A combined team of Thoubal District Police commando along with 2 Assam Rifles in a joint search operation on January 1 has apprehended a self-styled corporal of KYKL.
According to a release, the cadre has been identified as Thangjam Abungoba alias Meiraba alias Tombabu alias Sanathoi Meitei, 22, son of Th Thoiba Meitei of Nongbram Mayai Leikai during the operation carried out at Tera Urak Ngamukhong area.
One 9mm pistol with four live rounds and magazine were seized from him it said. A case has been registered at Yairipok Police Station in this regard, it added.
In a separated incident, another cadre of KYKL was also apprehended on the same day during a joint search operation by Thoubal District Police commando and 6 Dogra Regiment at Pallel area under Chandel District.
It said the cadre has been identified as one self-styled sergeant of KYKL, Sanasam Johnson alias Maniyai alias Abung, 29, son of S Deben Singh of Wangoo Ahallup Awang Leikai. Investigation revealed that he was assigned for recruitment of new cadres for KYKL it added.
A case has been registered at the Kakching Police Station, it said.