IMPHAL March 14: Police and commandos of the twin state capital districts today conducted separate cordon and search operations under their respective jurisdictions since early this morning.
Altogether 52 individuals who failed to provide their identification cards were handed over to the respective Imphal and Porompat Police stations for proper verification.
The Imphal West operation was conducted under the supervision of additional SP (Ops) Imphal West K Meghachandra and led by OC Imphal West Commando inspector P Sanjoy at Uripok Haobam Dewan leikai and Sinam Leikai.
The operation was conducted by IW district commandos and personnel of the 4th IRB since early this morning around 4.
Male individuals from 15 to 50 years old were called out of their homes at the Uripok Bachaspati Leikai community hall for verification.
42 individuals who failed to provide proper verification papers were handed over to the Imphal Police Station. Many of the individuals were non-locals staying in rented accommodations.
On the other hand, Imphal East district commandos and Porompat police under the supervision of SP Angam Kamei Romanus and led by OC Imphal East commandos Inspector P Achouba conducted cordon operation from Pureiromba Khongangkhong upto Tribal Market along the Chassad Avenue. During the 16 individuals in the age group of 15 to 50 who failed to provide proper verification were detained and handed over to the Porompat Police Station for further verification.