Manipur AG, who was shot at, out of danger
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Last Updated: Sunday, March 07, 2010, 19:24
Imphal: Manipur Advocate General Nongmeikappam Koteshwar shot and injured by militants in an ambush was stated to be out of danger on Sunday.

Sources in the hospital where Koteshwar was admitted to in a critical condition last night, said a bullet was removed from his chest. "He is now out of danger."

Koteshwar (50), who was returning along with Manipur Works Minister K Ranjit and Tribal Development Minister D D Thaisi from Ukhrul district in a car, was ambushed by suspected militants at Litan area, about 33 km from here last night.

No individual or group has, so far, claimed responsibility for the attack.


First Published: Sunday, March 07, 2010, 19:24

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