Five militants arrested from Imphal

Five militants of Kangleipak Communist Party-Military Council (KCP-MC) have been arrested from separate places in Manipur`s capital complex here, police said.

Updated: Sep 02, 2010, 13:17 PM IST

Imphal: Five militants of Kangleipak Communist Party-Military Council (KCP-MC) have been arrested from separate places in Manipur`s capital complex here, police
said on Thursday.

Two women KCP-MC members identified as T Omita and RK Helena were arrested from Khongman area near here yesterday. Two mobile phone handsets were recovered from them.

Another KCP-MC member identified as Kh Dhamendra was arrested from Singjamei area near here yesterday by police commandos.

In another search operation, another KCP-MC man identified K Shyamkishor was also nabbed from Lamabam area here.

A KCP-MC militant identified as A Bikramjit was also arrested from Lamabam Mayai Leikai area near here yesterday, the police said.

Two hand grenades, ten rounds of ammunition of AK-47, one 9 mm pistol with some live rounds and some `demand letters` asking people to give money to the outfit were also recovered from the arrested militants, the police said.

PTI