Two trucks burnt down by blockade supporters
Source: Hueiyen News Service
Imphal, October 27 2011:
Two trucks have been burnt down by blockade supporters this evening at different places.
The first incident took place at around 5:10 this evening at Keithelmanbi.
Blockade supporters demanding for a full fledged district of Sadar Hills at Keithelmanbi stopped a truck coming to Imphal from Dimapur which was carrying tyres belonging to the BRTF.
The truck was burnt down immediately as it came to a halt.
Major part of the truck has been damaged, said police sources.
In another incident a Tata DI coming down from Dimapur was also stopped by supporters of Sadar Hills Districthood Demand Committee at Sapermeina and set it on flames.
The incident took place at around 8:30 this afternoon.