Newmai News Network
IMPHAL, Dec 19: The KNO/KRA (Kuki Revolutionary Army ) on Monday claimed it shot and injured a man late last night for allegedly involving in extortions from public using names of various militant organizations and warned him that he will be awarded capital punishment if he does not surrender before the group within 24 hours.
Kamlim Khongsai of Gallom village in Senapati district was shot at by cadres of KRA around 10:30 pm at Khongsai village in Imphal East district.
A gang led by Khongsai involved in many cases of extortions from various government departments using names of various militant groups, particularly Kuki Revolutionary Army, its publicity secretary T. Simte told Newmai News Network over telephone from an undisclosed location on Monday.
Simte also said Khongsai continued his anti social activities and did not heed to the party despite warning before he was shot and wounded by KRA.
Giving a stern warning, Simte said KRA will kill them if Khongsai and his gang involves in further extortion and refuses to surrender before the party within 24 hours.
He also maintained that KRA has been working for the good of the society so it would not tolerate any anti-social elements.