Militant arrested with pistol in Manipur

Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013 - 09:37

Imphal: A self-styled `lieutenant` of Kanglei Yawol Kann Lup (KYKL) identified as Joshinto Meitei was arrested by security forces from a place in Bishenpur district of Manipur, police sources said on Friday.
Sources said personnel of 18th Sikh Regiment following reports of movement of militants launched a massive manhunt at Utlou area in the district yesterday.
During the search operation, Meitei was arrested along with a 9 mm pistol and four rounds of ammunition, sources said adding that he has been handed over to nearby Nambol police station.


First Published: Friday, September 20, 2013 - 09:37
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