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Two KNP bound youths arrested with arms from Nagaland

Police arrested two persons on their way to Kaziranga National Park, along with arms and ammunition have been arrested in Assam's Jorhat district.

The duo, who were travelling on a motorcycle, were arrested during a routine check at Jorhat Bye-pass on National Highway-37 on Monday midnight and a rifle, a magazine, 12 rounds of live cartridges, a silencer and mobile phones have been recovered from their possession.

Identified as Bishnu Pegu and Nagen Pegu, they were on the way to Kaziranga National Park (KNP) after procuring arms and ammunition from Nagaland. They have been booked under Arms Act and Wild Life Protection Act.

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