IMPHAL, July 23: The 6th death anniversary of Thokchom Rabina and Chungkham Sanjit was observed today at Lamyanba Sanglen.
The observance function was jointly organised by the Join Action Committee formed in connection with the killing of Thokchom Rabina and Chungkham Sanjit and the Working Committee of the Apunba Lup.
It may be mentioned that both Thokchom Rabina and Ch Sanjit were killed in an alleged fake encounter at Bir Tikendrajit Road at Khwairamband Keithel on this day in 2009.
Following the incident there was a mass uprising in the State which resulted in a judicial enquiry constituted by the State government.
The observation was attended by Ayekpam Langdon Leima Coordinator of Apunba Lup, Phulindro Konsam Coordinator of Apunba Lup, Sunil Karam Coordinator of Apunba Lup, and L. Memchoubi president of Poirei Leimarol, Ph. Sakhi President of AMKIL, and Y.Lairik Leima president of Kangla Mei, as presidium members.
Leaders from different civil society organizations also attended the observance and paid floral tribute to the mortal remains of Thokchom Rabina and Chungkham Sanjit.