Cops recover cache of explosives
Source: The Sangai Express
Imphal, November 07 2012:
Following the disclosure made by an arrested accused in the October 26 blast incident at collection centre of Babina Diagnostic near JNIMS crossing, Porompat, a combined team of Imphal East and Bishnupur districts police today recovered seven Chinese Hand grenades with detonators and four RDX cakes from Loktak Maru Temple, Phubala.
Speaking to reporters today at Imphal East district police headquarters, Imphal East SP, Kamei Angam Romanus said the accused, identified as S/S finance secy, Ningthoujam Romen Singh alias Nongdrenkhomba alias RK alias Rocky (30) s/o N Ibotomba of Kumbi Thingel Leikai, Bishnupur district, was arrested by Special Cell of Delhi police based on inputs provided by Imphal East police on November 1 from Out Gate ISBT, Sarai Khale Khan, Delhi.
The arrested man was brought to Imphal from Delhi by a team of Imphal East district police on November 4 .
The explosive items were recovered today following the disclosure made by the arrested man, Kamei Angam said.
At the same time, based on input provided by 16 AR, teams of IE commandos arrested five KCP (Pakhanglakpa) activists from different places today.
The arrested cadres were identified as Laishram Jadumani Meitei alias Romeo (39) s/o (L) L Itoba ; Laishram Dhanabir Singh (36) s/o (L) L Rabei, both from of Khurai Ningthoubung Leikai; Oinam Jiban Singh alias Bhumeshwor (38) s/o (L) O Chaoyaima of Wangkhei Khunou; Khuraijam Ibungobi Meitei alias Pakpa (30) s/o Kh Dhanabir of Porompat Thawanthaba Leikai and Shijagurumayum (N) Hanjabam (O) Bheigyabati Devi.
25 demand letters of the outfit and five mobile handsets were recovered from their possession, Kamei added.
The Imphal East SP has also denied the involvement of Imphal East district police commandos in the abduction and killing of a person from Andro Kharam Leikai at a place in Ukhrul district.