FCI rice-loaded truck set ablaze by blockade supporters
Source: The Sangai Express
Imphal, November 24 2016:
One FCI rice-loaded truck was set ablaze by the volunteers of United Naga Council (UNC) along Imphal-Jiribam road (National Highway 37) last night, according to a report.
The truck was torched by UNC volunteers at Sibilong village near Nung Dolan around 8.30 pm.
They pulled down rice bags from the vehicle and forced the driver and the handyman to get down before setting the truck on fire.
On November 21, one Imphal-bound chicken feed-laden truck was torched by the volunteers of UNC near Tadubi, Senapati district.
Meanwhile, BJP, Manipur Pradesh informed today that the Centre has taken note of the ongoing economic blockade.