Two held for stealing wires from BSNL office in Imphal West
One of the two arrested for stealing wires from the BSNL office godown at Lamphelpat hail from Imphal East district, while the other is from Thoubal district.
Two persons were arrested for stealing wires from the BSNL office godown at Lamphelpat in Imphal West early Saturday, police sources said.
The Lamphelpat station police caught the two around 2 am Saturday.
The two have been identified as one 19-year-old Sangomsung Jalus, son of late S Saidui Rahaman of Urup Awang Leikai, Imphal East district, and one 20-year-old Wangmem Amir Khan, son of W Abdulhei of Sangaiyumpham Mairen Khun, Thoubal district, police said.
The Lamphelpat police said that on earlier occasions too, similar incidents of theft took place at the same BSNL premises. A police probe is underway for further actions to be taken up, the police added.