LAMKA, Apr 15: Around five unidentified persons fired upon two individuals from automatic rifle and pistol around 6.45pm today at T Champhain Village, CCpur injuring both.
The two have been identified as Alexander Haokip, 24 son of Nganmpau Haokip and Manipur police constable Thienkhohau Haokip son of Thangkhosei of T Chanphai village.
Source said that the two were fired upon from the widow of a room where they were staying by around five identified person with automatic rifle and pistol.
Alexander was injured from his right side arm while Thienkhohau was injured on his right thigh.
The two were brought to the CCpur district hospital by the Kuki Khanglai Lompi (KKL) around 8 pm.
Source says that the two victims were related through their mothers who are sisters.
Thienkhohau is still unable to speak from the incident, meanwhile Alexander said that they have no enmity with anyone, and said couldn’t identify any of the miscreants.