IMPHAL, January 14: Suspected CorCom activists exploded an IED near the residence of one Lourembam Nabachandra at Yumnam Leikai Nambul Mapal near KETAWN embroidery centre today evening at around 6 pm.
According to reports, there was no electricity at the area at the time and a loud explosion was heard.
Later, a slight crater was found near the riverbank adjoining Nabachandra’s residence. Other than splinters causing some damages to his car parked near the riverbank, there were no casualties. Nanchandra is a contractor by profession and a staunch worker ofSingjamei MLA and speaker of the assembly, Irengbam Hemochandra.