Five dreaded criminals have been apprehended during a special operation conducted by East Jaintia Hills district police of Meghalaya.
One AK-47 rifle, AK series ammunition, machetes and several other incriminating materials were recovered from their possession.
"A special operation on the intervening night of March 11-12 led to the arrest of five hardcore criminals and we have recovered one AK-47 rifle, AK series ammunition, machetes and several other incriminating materials,’ a senior official from the Meghalaya police said.
The accused were arrested from Guwahati with the help of Guwahati police, added the official.
Further investigation is underway.