IMPHAL, July 20: In a shocking incident, a man had allegedly colluded with his two sons to kill his own sister and later buried her body in the backyard of their residence.
The incident took place at Loitang Khullen Mayai Leikai under Sekmai Police Station, Imphal West.
The accused man has been identified as Irom Apabi Singh of Loitang Khullen Mayai Leikai.
Apabi along with his two sons have surrendered to Sekmai Police Station, reports stated.
The deceased has been identified as Irom ningol Amubi Devi, 61 wife of Late Shamu Singh.
She was married to Shamu of Phumlou but had been staying at the residence of her brother since the past few years after her husband died.
Reports said for the past four-five days, family members have been complaining that Amubi has gone missing.
Suspicious of foul play, some local neighbours entered and checked Apabi`™s residential compound taking advantage of the absence of family members today.
During the search, they found a pit in the backyard in which Amubi`™s body was buried informed sources.
Meanwhile, a case has been registered by the police in connection to the incident. The body has been kept at RIMS morgue for post mortem examination.