KOKRAJHAR, OCT 16: The Kokrajhar police apprehended two Illegal arms supplier and fake currency cheater late last evening at Titaguri under Kokrajhar police station.
Getting a tiptop information about movement of arms supplier in a vehicle in Kokrajhar, a police team has carried out a search follow up on arms supplier Thursday evening and accordingly police able and nab two arms dealing supplier along with arms and fake currency preparing papers from them at Titaguri under Kokrajhar police station.
There were three persons traveling in a vehicle, two were arrested and another absconded from the vehicle. They were on way to distribute fake currency preparing for exchange and dealing arms in Kokrajhar town ahead the upcoming Durga Puja celebration.
A pistol, three live ammunitions and around five lakh amounts of fake currency paper notes were recovered from them.
Arrested were identified as Namalesh Daimary (29), Digambar Goyary (25) of Dindangpara village.
Daimary was a non teaching staff of Kendriya Vidyalaya Kokrajhar.
Officer in-charge of Kokrajhar police station, Binanda Basumatary told that arrested persons were involved with anti social activities in the area. He said that the arrested persons tried to exchange fake currency preparing notes in the area besides dealing of illegal arms.
He said that police has started more investigation is into illegal arms dealing.