Source: The Sangai Express
Imphal, January 10 2017:
Unidentified miscreants allegedly attacked a BJP activist's residence at Mayang Imphal Bengoon, under Mayang Imphal Assembly Constituency by firing numerous rounds at around 10.50 pm yesterday.
According to a source, a group of unidentified individuals travelling inside a four wheeler vehicle allegedly attacked the residence of BJP activist Md Rajauddin at Mayang Imphal Bengoon Sati Khongnangkhong.
Although no one was injured in the attack, parts of the walls and the roof top GI sheets were damaged.
A sit in protest was held today at Mayang Imphal Bengoon Leirak Achouba Machin by the village womenfolk against the attack.
Speaking to media persons, Thambalmani, leader of Mayang Imphal Mandal Mahila Morcha demanded whoever was responsible for the attack to give reasons for their act.
She pointed out that there has been an increase in such kind of gun violence during the last 15 days in the areas around Mayang Imphal Bengoon.
This particular incident seems to be politically motivated, she added.
The womenfolk also held a protest rally around Mayang Imphal Bengoon area shouting slogans decrying the act.
Later, a public meeting was held at Bengoon Karong where people condemned the incident.