IMPHAL, September 27: In an extensive search operation conducted by a team of Imphal West Police commandoes, six cadres of PREPAK were arrested from different places today.
The arrested were identified as Yengkhom Satish Singh alias Abung, 28, son of (L) Y Yaima Singh of Uripok Bachaspati Leikai; Maibam Chandra Singh alias Bon, 48, son of (L) M Tompok Singh of Sagolband Tera Tongbram Leikai and Nongthombam Ibomcha Singh alias Nangdakumar, 40, son of (L) N Miket Singh of Soibam Leikai Khonglabam Leirak.
The other three were Lukham Ngouba Meitei,23, son of (L) L Rajamani Singh of Wangkhei Thambalkhong; Thokchom Priyobarta Singh alias Amuba,35 ,son of Th Nabakishore Singh of Keishampat Thokchom Leikai and Konthoujam (O) Sarmila Devi,30, daughter of (L) T Bihari Singh of Heinoubok Club Maning.
Source from the police added that five detonators were recovered from the possession of Yengkhom Satish Singh.
In another press statement, a combined team of Imphal West Police Commandoes and 30th Assam Rifles arrested an active cadre of PLA at around Pheidinga Bazar yesterday.
The arrested activist is identified as S/S Lance Corporal Atom Bungo alias Lammei, 33, s/o Atom Kumar of Bashikhong Kitna Panung, Imphal East presently staying at Langol Games Village, Zone-II.