Imphal: Two unidentified militants were
killed in an encounter with police commandos in Thoubal
district of Manipur on Sunday, police sources said.
Commandos, attached to Thoubal police station, on
receiving a report of movement of militants, rushed to
Langmeithek area under Yairipok police station at around 3
a.m. and were fired upon, sources said.
In the ensuing encounter, two militants were killed
and one AK 47 rifle, one lethod gun, two lethod bombs and two
magazines recovered from the spot.
At least four militants have been killed in
militancy-related incidents this year in Manipur.