Imphal, May 30,
A person faking as police personnel was thrashed by the locals of Wangkhem Khul on Wednesday around 7 pm and handed to Irilbung Police. The person was identified as Thongram Inao Singh (57 yrs), son of late Munan. He hails from Chanam Sandrok Mamang Leikai. The locals claim that the person entered into the house of the villagers and threatened them with an arrest warrant issued by Civil Judge (Sr Div) Lamphel. He inquired the whereabouts of the Secretary and the President of the local club and threatening them with arrest, the locals added.
Ch Samananda, the Secretary of Wangkem Nongmaileima Youth Club said that there is a case going on in the Civil Court Lamphel about a Village grazing ground. A person from Singjamei Chingamathak has taken over the land without due process, secretary of the local club added. The matter is related to the case. Thongram has done similar things in the village earlier. The locals have been waiting to get hold of him, they added. The locals got suspicious and he was detained in the local club and later handed to the police.