Imphal, Dec 8,
A person identified as Soraisam Modhuchandra @ SM Meitei (age about 45) son of S. Dinamani of Thangmeiband Yumnam Leikai , Imphal West was shot dead by unknown persons today morning near the foothill of Cheiraoching in Thangmeiband. Armed rebel group in a press communiqué claimed the killing saying that the person was awarded capital punishment by the group after he absconded and surrendered to the Chief Minister along with arms on June 19, 2017.
The deceased surrendered along with 2 arms of the UNLF and started commiting activities against the UNLF and revolutionary movement. Stating that he had many times committed activities against the revolutionary movement by arranging surrender drama but as his anti revolutionary activities intensified in the last few months, the UNLF statement said and added that as the UNLF is left with no choice he was awarded capital punishment.
The UNLF appealed the people and surrendered revolutionary not to continue activities against the revolutionary movement.