The troops of the Indian Army have launched a massive search operation in the jungles of Tirap, Longding and Changlang Districts to nab the perpetrators of the cowardly killing of Mr Tiron Aboh (MLA NPP) and ten innocent civilians in the area of 12 Mile, near Khonsa , Tirap district on 21 May 2019.
Army sources have confirmed that all the likely routes of escape have been effectively blocked. Intensive checks along the Nagaland – Arunachal borders have also been implemented. The Army has intensified operations with increased area domination teams and mobile check posts being deployed all along these and adjoining districts of Nagaland.
The Army is working closely in synergy with the police, civ administration and intelligence agencies to identify the insurgents involved in the brutal killings. The Indian Army has assured that it will soon track down and bring to justice all perpetrators involved in this horrific act.