JIRIBAM, Jan 7: The body of a Junior Intelligence Officer of the Subsidiary Intelligence Bureau, Jiribam was fished out from the Jiri River today.
The officer has been identified as Thokchom Roneykumar Singh, 43, son of (L) Th Daiyomai Singh of Kalinagar part I, Jiribam.
The IFP had reported earlier that a JIO of the SIB had remained traceless since, January 1.
According to family members, Roney had left home on the night of January 1 and failed to return home, ever since.
After he failed to return the next day, locals launched a search operation, but failed to recover his body.
This noon, locals of Jirighat (Assam) reported the floating of a dead body on the Jiri River, following which, the Jiribam Police was informed.
SDM S Imosana Singh led a Jiri police team to fish out the body and kept the body with at the police.
However, the reason behind the death is yet to be ascertained.