Moreh, Sept 25,
Today at around 5:00 am morning a combined team of security force recovered a Bomb (Remote Control and Mobile)-RDX found near the Office of Indo-Myanmar Labour Union (under Bharatiya Majdoor Sangh ) . The bomb was first noticed by a team of 11 Assam Rifle who were patrolling the area at around 4:00 am near the office of Indo-Myanmar Labour Union which is about 150 metre far from Indo-Myanmar Border.
Metal detectors and trained dog confirmed the bomb.
Moreh Police , Commando rushed at the spot and cordon the area.
Superintendent of Tengnoupal District Police Dr. S. Ibomcha , Additional Superintendent of Police K. Robinsun , Deputy Superintendent of Police (Ops) Thomas Thokchom and Officer Incharge of Moreh Police Letkhohao Vaiphei and Officer In charge of Moreh Commando Mr. Saktishen made a strict vigil at the area.
Bomb Disposal team of Manipur Police Department and the Army diffused the bomb at around 12:37pm near Houlemphai Village . The Bomb was a combined of Remote Control and Mobile RDX , it weight about 3.5kg, police source said.
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