Kidnapped youth murdered in interior Manipur

A 17-year old youth, abducted by some miscreants, was found murdered at the forest area of Khangbarol village in Manipur`s interior Chandel district bordering Myanmar.

Imphal: A 17-year old youth, abducted by some
miscreants, was found murdered at the forest area of
Khangbarol village in Manipur`s interior Chandel
district bordering Myanmar, official sources said on Sunday.

Sources said Jamkhongam Taothang of Yangoubung village was
abducted by six unidentified persons from near his house on
June 7 and his body was found in the forest on June 9.

Villagers reported the incident to the police yesterday,
sources said adding that investigation was on as to whether it
was personal rivalry or involvement of any militant
outfit.

PTI