Imphal, May 10,
Vehicular traffic along Tiddim Road at Nambol area was halted from 7.30 to 10:30 am today morning after a container suspected to be bomb was found at Nambol Thongkha. The suspicious container was found near a black colour two wheeler Activa vehicle bearing registration number MN07S- 73, which is reported to have been parking at the spot since the last 3 days. Assam Rifles and State police which rushed to the spot stopped all traffic at both end to ensure safety of the general public for around 3 hours. Later, Manipur Bomb Disposal Squad which arrived at the scene checks and found it to be a hoax one. The plastic container was found with a set of wire and a mobile hand set.
Police picked up the Activa vehicle.
Rabi Takhellambam, a resident of Kairembikhok Mayai Leikai, ThoubaI District has been in the field of Journalism for more than 10 years. Rabi, is well known for his reporting from Thoubal side and Indo-Myanmar border. Rabi is also a member of All Manipur Working Journalist Union, the parent body of Journalist Union in Manipur. He can be contacted by email at [email protected]