Arunachal: Tirong Aboh Killing case- NSCN-IM self-style Lieutenant arrested

Yangte Josaham, a self-styled lieutenant of NSCN-IM and area commander of the outfit in Arunachal Pradesh’s Longding district. He was arrested from Dimapur in Nagaland on Friday.


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A joint team of NIA and local MI Unit in Nagaland arrested a self-style Lieutenant of NSCN-IM Yangte Josaham , for his alleged involvement in the killings of an Khonsa West MLA Tirong Aboh and 10 others.

Yangte Josaham, a self-styled lieutenant of NSCN-IM and area commander of the outfit in Arunachal Pradesh’s Longding district. He was arrested from Dimapur in Nagaland on Friday.

Sitting MLA and NPP assembly poll candidate Tirong Aboh and 10 others were shot dead in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh on May 21.

A  home ministry official had said that militants from the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) are suspected to behind the attack, adding that the place where Aboh was killed is under the controversial Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA).

Earlier, NIA had registered a case under 302,307, 34 of Indian Penal Code and two other accused namely Sethok Kangnong and Napong Jenpi @ Jenip were arrested in connection with the case.

More details awaited

2 thoughts on “Arunachal: Tirong Aboh Killing case- NSCN-IM self-style Lieutenant arrested

  • August 17, 2019 at 3:32 pm
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    Is Nagaland safe heaven for millitants like Pakistan for talliban/terrorist

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  • August 17, 2019 at 6:19 pm
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    Yes, Nagaland became a safe heaven for terrorists. Especially Dimapur had turned into a hotspot for anti-social elements. It is the right time for the govt. to take some preventive and concrete steps to contain the ongoing un-lawful activities being carry out by the outfits to the people of TCL

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