Zilla parishad member shot dead by militants

A Zilla parishad member was today shot dead by militants in Thoubal district of Manipur, official sources said.

Last Updated: Apr 01, 2011, 15:46 PM IST

Imphal: A Zilla parishad member was today
shot dead by militants in Thoubal district of Manipur, official sources said.
Md Sohab Udin who was kidnapped from his house at Sora
area was shot dead this morning and his body was found
near his house.

A couple identified as Majibullah and his wife Nur Sanu
whom the local people suspected to be collaborators with
militants were beaten to death and their houses set afire,
the police said.
All the three bodies were in the morgue of Regional
Institute of Medical Science and Hospital for post mortem, the
police said.

Two pistols were recovered from the houses of Maibullah,
the police said.

PTI