SILCHAR, Dec 23: Badarpur Rail Police, led by its in-charge Kashibabu Singh, apprehended two Mizo miscreants last night while they were allegedly collecting money and other valuables from the passengers on board the Cachar Express train. The train was coming from Lumding to Silchar.
The miscreants has been identified as Malswam Keema (22), a student in Haflong and MS Thuanga (31), a resident of Aizwal. The Badarpur Railway Police team was patrolling on the train when the incident took place and they caught the miscreants red handed.
Also, three dacoits were nabbed from a forest near Mupha. The dacoits were nabbed by trekking a SIM card of a passenger whose mobile phone was snatched by the dacoits during the robbery of the passengers of the Agartala-bound special train. A 100 live cartridges of AK-47, a hand-made pistol and a walkie-talkie were recovered from them. Sources said, the dacoits were staying in the dense forest. Out of the three, two were tribal and the other was a Bengali youth. THE SENTINEL