Imphal, May 20 2022: Security forces arrested 2 persons including a Myanmar national from Torbung Bazar in Bishnupur district along with arms. The combined team of Bishnupur commando and 31 Assam Rifle of Loktak Battalion arrested two persons along with arms and ammunition. The seized arms and ammunition include five 0.32 MK-II pistols along with 10 magazines and five live rounds.
Addressing the media at Bishnupur today, Additional SP (Ops), Bishnupur said that the combined team carried out intensified checking at Torbung areas on receiving specific inputs about transportation of arms from Churachandpur towards Moirang side today.
Team intercepted one Maruti Dzire with two occupants and they were detained for verification during the drive. The arrested persons was identified as T Kamminthang (42) of Tongciin, Tonzang, Myanmar staying at Lungthul village, Churachandpur and Thangbiaklal Ngaihte (35), of Nehru Marg, Churachandpur .
The combined team found the arms and ammunition on checking the car, he said. They have been handed over to Moirang police station along with the seized items.
Woman arrested with Opium from Leimatak in Bishnupur district of Manipur
Another team of Bishnupur police seized 1.06 kg of opium from Leimatak, today. The Bishnupur police arrested a 23 year old woman along with 1.06 kilograms of opium from Leimatak tri junction, today.
The woman has been identified as Nengneihat Haokip alias Hatneo Haokip (23) of Tungjang village. The arrested woman has been handed over to police.