IMPHAL, Feb 28: A combined team of 10 Assam Rifles of the Red Shield Division, HQ 9 Sector Assam Rifles and Imphal West Police Commandos launched a search operation in the area of Singda Bazaar on specific information about the presence of a PLA cadre and apprehended the PLA cadre.
The cadre has been identified as Leiphrakpam Gopen alias Roshan alias Khangba, No 3172, aged 32 yr, s/o Late L Biren, resident of village Langthobal Phuramkhong, district Imphal West.
The apprehendee revealed that he is working with PLA since 2008 under Self Styled 2nd Lt Ajit of Jiribam. One 9mm Pistol, three live rounds and one magazine were recovered from the cadre. He has been handed over to Lamsang Police Station.