Militant leader killed in factional fight in Manipur

A top Naga militant leader was killed in factional fight with a rival group in interior Senapati district of Manipur, police said.

Updated: Aug 07, 2013, 10:19 AM IST

Imphal: A top Naga militant leader was killed in factional fight with a rival group in interior Senapati district of Manipur, police said on Wednesday.
Self-styled `Lt Colonel` James (55) of National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Kohole faction was killed in fight with NSCN-IM activists at Viewland village in the district yesterday, they said.
The body has been sent to a nearby hospital for post-mortem, sources said.

PTI