Manipur: Opium smuggler apprehended by AR, police

Manipur: Opium smuggler apprehended by AR, police

CHURACHANDPUR, May 22, 2018: A combined team of Assam Rifles and Churachandpur police apprehended a drug smuggler and seized contraband drugs from his house on Monday. The arrested has been identified as Seiminthang Tuboi, 36, of Vajing village. Around 2.341 kg of contraband drugs (opium) were recovered, along with opium seeds weighing 22.240 kg. The […]

Manipur: AMWJU condemns assault on journalist

Manipur: AMWJU condemns assault on journalist

IMPHAL, May 21, 2018: All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU) has condemned the assault on a staff of local news channel, N. Sanajaoba who had gone for a coverage of the on-going agitations launched by the JAC against the Unnatural Shifting of Imphal East District Hospital. A release from AMWJU stated that N. Sanajaoba was […]

Manipur: Arms and ammunition seized in Khengjang village

Manipur: Arms and ammunition seized in Khengjang village

IMPHAL, May 21, 2018: The Jwalamukhi Battalion, under the aegis of Senapati Brigade, launched a joint operation together with police representatives of Saparmaina police station and recovered two AK-47 Rifles, one M-16 Rifle among large amounts of magazines and live ammunition on Friday from the upper Khengjang village of Kangpokpi district, Manipur. The recovered arms and […]

Man burns down eight shops in Manipur

Man burns down eight shops in Manipur

JIRIBAM, May 18, 2018: A man, claimed to be mentally ill, burned down eight shops at Irawat Complex, Babupara in Jiribam district around 2am on Friday. The blaze was taken under control by a team of the Jiribam Fire Service. The team saved other nearby structures such as the Jiribam Municipal Office and the Jiribam […]