UG cadre arrested

The arrested person has been identified as Kangabam Chandra Meitei alias Freedom, 37, of proscribed group PREPAK (Red Army).


A combined team of district commando, Imphal West and 31 Assam Rifles arrested one active cadre of proscribed group PREPAK (Red Army) from Uchiwa crossing around 5:45 pm on Tuesday.

The arrested person has been identified as Kangabam Chandra Meitei alias Freedom, 37, son of late K Birachandra Singh of Jiribam Digbong ward number 10, presently staying at Moirang Hanuba Leirak, Imphal West.

According to the police, Chandra disclosed that he joined the said organisation in December 2017 through one Suresh of Bishnupur area and received his basic military training at Keibul Pat under army number 280530 of 28th batch.

He further disclosed that at present he is working under the command of captain Rocky, who is presently staying at Taka, Myanmar.

The arrested person has been handed over to Mayang Imphal police station for further legal action.

First Published:April 8, 2021, 12:28 a.m.

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