20 rounds of M79 Grenade launcher recovered


Imphal: Phundrei battalion of Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) in a joint operation with Manipur Police recovered 20 rounds of M79 Grenade Launcher also known as Lathode near Wabagai Yanbi High School in Kakching on Saturday.

Based on specific input regarding a cache of warlike stores near WabagaiYangbi, a joint operation was launched by Assam Rifles and Manipur Police which led to recovery of 20 grenade rounds hidden in a jute bag, the Assam Rifles said.

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Later, the recovered munitions were destroyed in-situ by the bomb disposal squad, it added.


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