IMPHAL, JUNE 10: The Imphal West District commandos along with women police personnel arrested a cadre of KCP/MC (Lamyanba Khuman) along with his wife who were involved in extortion on Tuesday. Thirty three year old Khuraijam Tullachandra alias Tomal, son of Sagolband Meino Leirak was arrested from his residence. A mobile handset, a hand grenade and demand letters bearing the insignia of KCP (MC) were found in his possession. As a follow up action, his 25 year old wife, Khuraijam (O) Sushma Luitel Sharma was also arrested near the gate of his house. A mobile handset was seized from her possession. Investigations revealed that the couple were involved in extorting money from people. Investigations have also further revealed that Tullachandra collected the hand grenade from another KCP (MC) cadre from Singda three months ago as directed by his commander to use it at any opportune time. The Lamphel Police has registered a case against the couple as investigations are still on.
In another similar incident, a combined team of Imphal West District Commandos and 12 Bihar regiment arrested a KCP Noyon (Luwangcha) cadre, Elangbam Hemanta Singh alias Lakpa, 37, son of late Elangbam Ibopishak Singh of Uyumpok Mamang Leikai, Imphal east District near the gate of Imphal College on Monday. Investigations have revealed that he was involved in extortion in and around Kwakeithel. Two mobile handsets were found in his possession. The Singjamei Police has registered a case against him.
A Bishnupur District Police Commando Police team nabbed a cadre of RPF/PLA on 7 June after receiving reliable information during a search operation. The arrested cadre identified as Konthoujam Dinesh Singh alias Sanjit, 24, son of K Joychandra Singh of Arapti Lilong Mapal was nabbed from Ningthoukhong. A mobile handset with two SIM cards was found in his possession and investigations have revealed that he was involved in carrying IED explosives from Moreh to Imphal. Police have registered a case against him at the Bishnupur Police Station as investigations are on.