Northeast India’s Only English And Hindi Satellite News Channel
                       

Six including two women arrested in connection with Imphal blast

In a significant development, police have arrested six militant suspects including two women involved in the IED attack near the BSF camp in Imphal West that had killed two BSF

In a significant development, police have arrested six militant suspects including two women involved in the IED attack near the BSF camp in Imphal West that had killed two BSF jawans and left three civilians injured.

The arrest comes a day after Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh announced that manhunt was on to arrest the culprits involved in the series of blasts in Imphal.

Police also recovered materials that were used for making bombs including C4 explosive and remote control devices from one of the arrested persons.

Of the six, five members including two women belonged to the proscribed People’s Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (PREPAK) and a cadre of PREPAK (PRO).

Manipur Director General of Police LM Khaute said that the militant cadres were arrested from different places in a joint effort of Imphal East, Imphal West and Thoubal districts.

First Published: 12th May, 2018 10:39 IST

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
Manipur Women body builders to flex muscles at Asian Championship

The 54th Asian Bodybuilding and Physique Sports and Championship is slated to be held from July 15 to 21, 2022 in Maldives.

28th June 2022
Banner
Assam battles flood fury, Manipur extends helping hand

CM Singh extended his condolences to the bereaved families who have lost their loved ones in one of the deadliest floods Assam has ever faced.

27th June 2022
Banner
Manipur journalist duo arrested for alleged links with insurgents

The accused duo was arrested from Bishnupur Bazar near Ngaikhong crossing along Tiddim Road.

27th June 2022
Banner
Inferno razes Tuibong Bazaar at MC Mary Kom Road, Churachanpur

A fire broke out at Tuibong Bazaar in Manipur’s Churachandpur district last evening.The inferno broke out in a building in the supermarket area located on MC Mary Kom Road in Tuibong Bazaar, reportedly belonging to one Thongsei Haokip of Tuibong. The blaze started from the ground floor of the building, reportedly from a clothes store, […]

26th June 2022
Banner
Manipur: Rain batters Churachandpur, Swathes of land inundated

The villages have been severely affected as homes and agricultural fields remain submerged in Churachandpur.

25th June 2022