Security forces killed a hardcore cadre of NSCN(K-YA) on Saturday at general area, Wakka in Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh.
“We have received a specific input about the cadre. We have launched an operation along with Police in general area, Wakka. On being challenged, firing was initiated by insurgents to which our troops retaliated and eliminated the NSCN(K-YA) cadre,” said an Army officer.
He said, “We have also recovered one Lathode Gun with three live rounds, one 32 pistol with magazine and one Chinese hand grenade,”.
The recovered items were handed over at Longding Police Station.
On October 5, a self-styled sergeant of NSCN(IM) surrendered at the Namtok Police Sation in eastern Arunachal Pradesh’s Changlang district.