Two armed men were trashed by an angry mob at Silchar’s Harinagar bazaar under Udharbond constituency in Cachar district on Saturday. The incident occurred amid the Assam bandh called by the BTC Bengali Federation over killing of five innocent people at Dhola in Tinisukia
Three AK-56’s, one grenade, around 600 bullets, two 5.56mm rifle and one 9mm pistol have been recovered from the possession of the two armed men.
Superintendent of Police of Cachar Rakesh Roushan is overlooking the situation. Local BJP MLA Mihir Kanti Shome also reached the spot.
Police suspect the duo to be members of the banned NSCN-K.
The arrested ultras have been sent to the Silchar Medical College Hospital following mob attack.