Manipur | Suspected NSCN(I-M) militant killed by ZUF cadres

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IMPHAL, August 8, 2018: A person believed to be a cadre of NSCN(IM) was shot dead by suspected cadres of Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) in Manipur's Noney district on Tuesday evening.

Gaibung Kamei, 28, was shot dead by armed miscreants Tuesday evening, around 7.25pm at Khumji village under Nungba police station.

Sources said that Gaibung, who was a former cadre of ZUF, deserted the outfit and joined NSCN(IM).

Earlier, reports said that the cadre was killed in a gunfight between the cadres of ZUF and NSCN(I-M) at Khumji village. The police are yet to confirm whether Gaibung was shot dead or killed in the encounter.

TNT News with Nagaland Post inputs

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