Imphal, June 11: Police have today arrested a former defence PRO of KNF who was involved in the killing of two KRA cadres on May 5 last at N Boljang village under Sapermeina police station.
Informing this at a press conference held at his office chamber this afternoon, DGP LM Khaute further elaborated that the extremist was arrested by a combined team of commandos from Imphal East and Imphal West district police led by Additional SP (OPS) Dr S Ibomcha during a raid conducted at Saparmeina village after receiving inputs of presence of cadres of a Kuki militant group who were involved in serious crimes at the village.
During the operation the police arrested Letkhoson, 42, son of Selpao, a native of the village, and recovered a .22 revolver with six live rounds and two mobile phones, he said.
The team included inspector Achouba Meitei, officer in charge of Imphal West commando, and inpector L Vaiphei, officer-in-charge of Imphal East commando.
In another case on the same day, commandos of IWDP arrested the proprietor of H&B Enterprises, named Thoudam Hemchandra Singh, alias Itomba, son of late Th Aber Singh of Lairikyengbam Makha Leikai for his involvement in transaction of money on behalf of the banned KCP (Progressive), according to the DGP.
Incriminating articles along with an internet dongle and a computer set were reportedly seized from his possession.
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