AK-56 assault rifle, carbine seized in Mizoram

An AK-56 assault rifle and a carbine were seized by security personnel from the jungles near Hrangchalkawn village in south Mizoram`s Lunglei district, police said Monday.

Aizawl: An AK-56 assault rifle and a carbine were seized by security personnel from the jungles near Hrangchalkawn village in south Mizoram`s Lunglei district, police said Monday.
The weapons were seized by security personnel of the state police and Assam Rifles during a combing operation yesterday, they said.
A search operation has been launched to nab arms traffickers who had hidden the weapons in the dense wooded area.

PTI