IMPHAL, Oct 15: Security forces arrested six suspected militants during separate counter insurgency operations during the last 24 hour.
A statement issued by the SP Imphal East district police said a team of the district police commandos arrested two cadres of the proscribed KCP (MC) from Khurai Tharoijam Leirak on October 14 at about 5:30 am.
The arrested individuals have been identified as one Senjam Ibomcha alias Suresh Meetei, 34, s/o (L) S. Tombi Meetei of Kongpal Khongkham Leikai and Gurumayum Rocky alias Angangcha Sharma, 20, s/o G. Sanayaima Sharma of Soibam Leikai Mini Leirak.
It said that two demand letters of the outfit under the caption Kangleipak Communist Party central Finance addressed to office of the Director General of Post Office, Manipur and office of the taxation Commissioner, and one Bajaj Scooter (NV) B/No. MN1J-5064 were recovered from their possession. On verification, they disclosed that they joined the outfit in the month of September through one Mama alias Sushil of Lamlong.
It said that one the same day at about 8:00 am, combined team of Imphal East district police commandos and 28 AR arrested two cadres of the proscribed KCP (Noyon) from Hatta near Public hospital.
The individuals were identified as one Kshetrimayum Kolin alias Boinao alias Boicha, 19, s/o Ksh. Ratan of Top Khongnangkhong and Keisam Ringo Ras alias Gangu Singh, 20, s/o K. Romiya of Top Khongnangkhong Kongpal Kongkham Leikai. On spot verification they disclosed that they joined the outfit in the month of July, 2009, adds the statement.
In separate incidents, the Imphal West district police commandos and Thoubal District police commandos also arrested militant cadres.
A statement issued by the Additional SP (Ops), Thoubal District police, the district commandos while on search operation of selective houses at Ingourok Khunou apprehended one cadres of the proscribed KYKL namely one Heiningshubam Ibomcha alias Ingocha Singh, 22, s/o H. Shyamjai Singh of Ingourok Khunou at about 1 am today.
It said that on questioning, the individual disclosed he is an active member of KYKL and working under Finance Section under Army No.1067.
At the same time, a statement issued by the SSP Imphal district police, said that acting on credible information the district police commandos arrested one cadre of the proscribed KCP (MC) on October 14 at about 11:20 am from Wangkhei near Andro Bus parking.
The individual is identified as one Laishram Shantikumar alias Sanayaima alias Hajuti, 49, s/o (L) L. Modhu Singh of Wangkhei Tokpam Leikai.
On spot verification, he disclosed that he is working under on Haji of Lilong. One demand letter of the outfit signed by Khaba Meitei, Finance in-charge was seized from his possession, it said.