An unidentified militant killed in Manipur

An unidentified militant was killed in an encounter with a combine team of Bishenpur police commandos and 12th Maratha LI at Leimaram Waroi Ching area in Bishenpur district of Manipur, official sources said Wednesday.

Last Updated: Feb 02, 2011, 11:46 AM IST

Imphal: An unidentified militant was killed in
an encounter with a combine team of Bishenpur police commandos
and 12th Maratha Light Infantry at Leimaram Waroi Ching area
in Bishenpur district of Manipur, official sources said Wednesday.

Sources said that combined forces were search operation at
Waroiching area yesterday; in the operation some suspected
militants open fire at the security forces.

Security forces were returned the fire about 20 minutes.
In the ensuing exchange of firing one militant was killed on
the spot.

The police recovered one pistol with some live rounds from
the dead person.

PTI