Two 'People's Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak' insurgents held in Manipur

According to DSP Thomas Thokchom, the two insurgents of People's Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (Pro) were arrested on Thursday night, but no weapons were recovered from them.

Published: 29th June 2018 03:10 PM  |   Last Updated: 29th June 2018 03:10 PM   |  A+A-

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By IANS

IMPHAL: A team of police commandos has nabbed two foreign-based Manipuri insurgents in Moreh, located along India-Myanmar border, officials said on Friday.

According to Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Thomas Thokchom, the two insurgents of People's Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (PREPAK) were arrested on Thursday night.

The insurgents have been identified as Thangjam Lanngamba and Yumnam Ashok Kumar. No weapon was recovered from them.

Lanngamba had joined the outfit on June 5, 2009, and underwent arms training at Leseik in Myanmar. He had been deployed at Limatoo the camp of the outfit after the training. Ashok Kumar was given basic military training in Limatoo camp in Myanmar.

Cases have been registered against them in Moreh police station.

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