Guwahati: Security Forces in an intelligence-based operation eliminated a hardcore cadre of NSCN (K-YA) in general area Wakka, Longding District, Arunachal Pradesh on 17 Oct 20.
Based on specific input, the Security Forces launched an operation along with Police in the general area Wakka. On being challenged, the firing was initiated by insurgents to which their own troops retaliated. In the ensuing firefight, Security Forces eliminated one insurgent, without damage to own troops or any civilians.
Security Forces also recovered one Lathode Gun with three live rounds, one .32 pistol with magazine and one round and one Chinese hand grenade. The recovered items were handed over to Longding Police Station.
The conduct of the operation displays the highest standards of professionalism and adherence to laid down rules of engagement.