Manipur | Manhunt on for militant who escaped from hospital

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Manipur | Manhunt on for militant who escaped from hospital

IMPHAL, March 28, 2019: A massive manhunt has been launched in parts of Imphal East district on Wednesday after notorious commander of KCP (Nando) Thokchom Nando alias Nanao escaped from JINMS hospital, police said. State police along with security forces conducted cordon and search operations at places where he had actively operated before being arrested.

Thokchom Nando Singh, escaped from the male ortho ward of JNIMS hospital, Porompat on Tuesday. The operation was mostly concentrated at Keibi and its surrounding villages under Lamlai police station of Imphal East district and nearby hill areas.

Meanwhile, four police personnel including an assistant sub-inspector were suspended from their service. ASI Lienlalzom Singson along with constables M Washington Seiyao, Thangsha Mekham Maring and Kh Naobi Singh were placed under suspension by an order of the Imphal East SP issued late Tuesday, an official source said.

With Nagaland Post inputs