After pulling them up, KNO/KNA has punished the two imposters identified as Thangkhanlen alias Helen of Bijang village, Churachandpur and Tongken alias Kekeng of Khonomphai village, Senapati district by pumping one bullet each on their right legs.
Parading them before mediapersons earlier during the day, PRO of the outfit Hegin Kuki informed that both of them were pulled up from Tiger Camp area by cadres of the Armed Wing No. VI of KNO/KNA at around 2.30 pm today.
Hegin clarified that both of them have no connection with the outfit and the documents used by them were fake replica of the officers’ personal letter heads which are not used for serving demands notes to Government departments and individuals by the outfit.
One point 32 pistol, five bullets, two magazines and other fake copies of the officers’ personal letters used by them in extorting money from the people have been seized from their possession, Hegin informed, while ex-pressing regret over the confusion and misunderstand- ing caused along the people living in Tiger Camp area.