Miscreants placed a Chinese made hand grenade at the Khangabok Bazar residence of the acting Adyaksha of the Thoubal Zilla Parishad under Thoubal Police Station yesterday morning at around 6 am.
Adhyaksha has been identified as Kh.Surnolata Devi of Khangabok Bazar. The grenade which was found placed at the gate of her house was recovered by Thoubal Police at around 7:30 am yesterday.
Meanwhile, a sit-in-protest was staged today at Khangabok Bazar protesting bomb threat. Women folk staging the protest appealed not to repeat such act in future.
Members of the Meira Paibi of Khangabok Bazar also took part in the sit in by holding placards which read ‘Better to stop bomb culture’, ‘Bomb can’t bring peace in the state’, etc.