Counter blockade supporters seize documents, keys of vehicles
Source: Hueiyen News Service
Imphal, August 24 2011:
Vehicles passing through NH 150 amidst the counter economic blockade carried out by UNC reacting against the Sadar Hills district demand were blocked by blockade supporters in Ukhrul and their documents and keys were taken away.
The vehicles whose keys and documents were taken away by blockade supporters include three passenger bus and two Wingers.
These passengers carrying vehicles were heading from Guwahati to Imphal via Jeshami road on NH 150.These vehicles were parked at the 6th MR Camp.
Blockade supporters entered the camp and took away the documents and keys of those vehicles.
The even punctured the tyres, said a driver of one of the vehicles to Hueiyen Lanpao over the phone.
He further said that, some of the passengers who got ill got medical certificates from the doctor and left for Imphal while some of them are still in Ukhrul.
Their foods and lodgings are provided by the government.
Meanwhile UNC's indefinite blockade supporters along the Imphal-Moreh road blocked all vehicles coming from Moreh and Imphal.
Wooden blocks, rocks and tyres were scattered all along the road by the blockade supporters.
Around hundreds of vehicles are stranded near Pallel Police Station, reports our Kakching Correspondent.