Three insurgents nabbed
IMPHAL | Apr 20
Security forces have arrested an alleged self-styled sergeant of Kuki Peoples Liberation Front (KPLF) and two alleged active members of KCP during separate counter insurgency operations conducted on April 18, said a statement.
According to the statement, a team of Imphal East district police commandos conducted search operation at Lamlong Bazar and arrested the alleged self-styled sergeant of KPLF identified as Letginhao Haokip alias Martin, 33, son of (L) Mangthang Haokip of Bongbal Kholen, Saikul police station on April 18 at around 11.20 am.
Incriminating articles along with two monetary demand letters of KPLF/KPLA were seized from his possession while a case has been registered at Porompat police station and further investigation is going on.
On the same day, at around 11.30 pm, a combined team of Thoubal district police and 2nd Assam Rifles arrested two alleged active members of KCP from Wangjing, near Canteen Lampak in a separate incident, it said.
It further said the duo has been identified as Taorem James Khurman alias Nongdomba, 24, son of T lbomcha Khuman of Mayang lrmphal, IB Raod and Thounaojam Surjit Singh alias Mamo, 34 son of Th Sharat Singh of Utlou Kangjeibung Mapal was arrested.
Incriminating articles were also seized from their possession while one 9 mm handgun loaded with three live rounds was seized from Taorem James Khuman alias Nongdomba, it added.