IMPHAL, October 20: At least six cadres belonging to different factions of the underground KCP were arrested by the state security forces during the counter insurgency operations conducted at different areas since last two days.
Initailly a team of Imphal West district police attested at Potsoi police station able to arrested the three activist of KCP Khaba who who involved in the threatened to thefamily members of an Under Secretary of the Manipur Legislative Assembly secretariat yesterday afternoon by showing hand grenade in connection with the monetary demands.
According to police source , the three arrested cadres of the proscribed KCP Khaba faction came to the house of the under secretary identified to be one Mayengbam Shyam, 58, of Patsoi part-IV, and threaten the family members showing a bomb and small arms.
However the three individuals was later arrested by the Patsoi police the same evening for they were still suspiciously loitering in and around the village.
The arrested individuals were identified to be one Moirangthem Kenedy, 27, s/o Borkeshore of Langathel Mayai Leikai, Oinam Naobi, 24, s/o O. Mani of Uyungpok Mani Leikai and Ninthoujam Deben, 19, s/o Manihar of Moreh ward No. 7. From them one Chinese hand grenade, one pulsar bike (MN04B-6739) and one Yama bike MN1H-2182 by the police. They have been further remanded to the police custody by the concerned court for further investigation.
In connection with the threat served upon the under secretary, a sit in protest demonstration was held today at Patsoi Bazaar organized by Patsoi part-IV and neighbouring women association of the area.
According to a spokespersons of the women association, L. Tombi, the threat was served in connection with a monetary demand of 50 lakh related with departmental matters not individual and appealed the concerns no to trigger such incident in the future and also demand clarification the motive behind the incident.
In yest another incident a team of Imphal East district police commandos able to arrested another three cadres of different under ground groups from the district jurisdictions during operations since last two days.
According to an official release from the SP Imphal East, A team of Imphal East Police district commandos had arrested two KCP (MC) cadres on October 18 evening around 6:30 pm from Kongpal Mutum Leikai, the arrested UGs were identified as Kongbam Surchandra Singh alias Yambung Meetei, 50, son of (L) K Jugin of Ayangpalli Kongpal Mutum Leikai and Nongthombam Joysing Singh, 23, son of (L) N Beidhu Singh of Ayangpalli Kongpal Mutum Leikai.
On further verification the two apprehended cadres disclosed themselves to be active member of KCP (MC) and to e working under one Lamyanba Khuman and that they were involved in the extortion of money from the general public, government officials, businessmen, etc., added the release.
In yet another incident, troops of 12 MARATHA LI and 31 Assam Rifles launched joint operation in general area Kwakeithel Thokchom Leikai and apprehended one over ground worker of PREPAK at around 10.45 pm on 19 Oct 2010. The apprehendee was identified as Thokchom Bondm, 21 yrs, s/o Thokchom Luwangba, r/o Kwakeithel Thokchom Leikai.