Shops, Roadside Hotels Set Abaze in Group Clash in Manipur

Miscreants allegedly burnt shops, hotels during a clash between two groups in Chandel district , police said.

Published: 18th August 2015 07:07 PM  |   Last Updated: 18th August 2015 07:07 PM   |  A+A-


IMPHAL: Miscreants allegedly burnt shops and hotels during a clash between two groups at border town Moreh in Chandel district of Manipur, police said today.

The groups clashed with arms in the town, which borders Myanmar, and set ablaze some shops and roadside hotels, they said.

There was no report of casualty or serious injury, police said.

Security forces rushed to the spot and further details were awaited, they said.

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