Two jawans of the Assam Rifles were killed and another injured when a powerful bomb exploded in interior Chandel district of Manipur, police said on Thursday.
A 12- hour shutdown was called earlier this month by the Committee on Protection of Land in Border Fencing to protest against wooden fencing of non-demarcated areas along the Indo-Myanmar border at Moreh in the state`s Chandel district.
Three militants of Kangleipak Communist Party-Noyon have been arrested by police commandos from Indo-Myanmar international border at Moreh in Manipur`s Chandel district.
A Manipur rifles jawan was killed and seven others including an executive engineer were injured when suspected insurgents ambushed an official team, official reports said.
Congress MLA TN Haokip`s son Seikholen was among six persons arrested in Sunday`s seizure of Rs 24 crore in illicit drugs in Manipur.
An indefinite statewide bandh was called by a social organisation demanding the arrest of a NSCN-IM ultra who allegedly molested a Manipuri film actress at a public function.
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