Militant shot dead in Imphal
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Last Updated: Monday, November 21, 2011, 15:53
Imphal: A militant was shot dead by the security forces in Manipur, while a grenade was hurled at the residence of an official, but it did not explode.

The militant, Y Ranbir, was shot dead during an encounter with police commandos and Assam rifles in interior Thoubal district yesterday, police sources said.

In a separate incident, unidentified militants hurled a powerful grenade at the residence of horticulture director A Asan at Nagaram area last evening, but it did not explode, the sources said.

No individual or group has claimed responsibility.


First Published: Monday, November 21, 2011, 15:53

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