Ammunition recovered in East Garo Hills

Shillong, Oct 22: Meghalaya Police on Thursday recovered arms ammunition from Nengmandalgre jungle under East Garo Hills district.

Police said that based on information from reliable sources, a team of police carried out search operation in the jungle area of in and around Nengmandalgre jungle beyond Simsang river.

During the operation, the police team recovered 85 rounds of 7.71 mm ammunition of Sniper Rifle which were kept concealed under a container.

The police also informed that the ammunitions is now kept at Williamnagar police station for verification.

Moreover, the police said, a case is being registered for further investigation and search is going on to recover more weapons.