Imphal, Aug 8,
Combined security troops comprising of Bishnupur Police Commando and the 42 Assam Rifles today recovered huge cache of armed hidden below a tree at Kumai Sitapur area during a cordon and search operation conducted early today morning.
Source from the security agency said that the combined Security troop conducted cordon and search operation in the general area of of Kumbi Seitapur a long Saigon road in Bishnupur district from 4 am to 5.30 am.
The hidden arms and ammunition under a tree recovered by the team includes large number of Chinese Hand Grenade and IED materials.
As per the source the recovered items are one 303 Rifle with 01 magazine, five pistols with five magazine, One revolver, four Chinese Hand Grenades, 12 Galantine sticks , 2 PEK, two detonator, wire and 14 9 mm RDS . The recovered items had been handed over to Kumbi Police Station .