BANDERDEWA, MAR 15:
Ahead of the polls, the police arrested three persons and seized illegal arms from them at Banderdewa along Assam-Arunachal Pradesh border on Thursday evening.
Based on intelligence inputs, Lakhimpur district police had launched operation at Banderdewa and made the arrests.
The police have seized two .303 bore pistols with magazines and seven rounds live ammunition from the accused.
The arrested persons were identified as Prabin Mili, Saurav Doley and Anthony Doke.
The Lok Sabha elections in Assam will be held on April 11, 18 and 23. Meanwhile, Arunachal Pradesh will have simultaneous Assembly and Lok Sabha polls on April 11.