Imphal, June 9,
Son of MAHUD and Forest Minister Th. Shyamkumar , who intentionally hit two police personnel by his black tinted glass car yesterday afternoon was arrested late yesterday night at around 10.30 pm by the city police team.
Thoanaojam Seityajit @ Robert aged about 23 hit the two police personnel injuring their legs when they were on duty in the middle of the city. First hand report stated that the police after knowing the person as the son of the Minister did not arrest him and neither took up any case. Instead he was reportedly dropped to his father’s quarter late yesterday evening after half an hour detention.
The arrest of the Minister’s son was came to light only today morning at around 10 after he was produced the Chief Judicial Magistrate , Imphal West. As per report he was arrested yesterday night at around 10.30 pm but the information was not let known to any of the media houses. Today’s morning news report stated about the incident and public anger over the issue likely to spark uproar.
Any arrest was most time let known to the press but the arrest of the Minister’s son last night was not informed to none of the media houses. People suspect a modus operandi to the case.
Later the police remanded the Minister’s son in custody for 3 days.