Imphal, Sept 24:
Loktak Battalion under the aegis of IGAR (S) apprehended one active OGW of PLA from Kwakta Bazaar of Bishnupur district, Manipur today.
Based on specific input from reliable sources, troops of Assam Rifles along with representatives of Commando Police fromBishnupur launched an operation which led to the apprehension.
The OGW was reportedly involved in various UG activities to include recruitment of youths and extortion from local populace in the region.
This apprehension is seen as a major success in the region during upcoming festival season and recent numerous inputs of IED attacks by the group.
The insurgent was handed over to Phaubakchao Police Station for further investigation.