4 NSCN (IM) Workers Held With Explosives


Imphal: Explosives were seized from four NSCN(IM) workers who were arrested in Imphal West district during a patrol, police said on Sunday.

Altogether 40 gelatin sticks, 58 detonators, 26 metre of cordtex and 18 air guns were seized from the four near NH-37 and Tamenglong road last night. During interrogation, they said they had been heading towards Khongsang bazzar in Tamenglong district of Manipur to hand over the explosives to someone, police said.

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The explosives recovered were to be used for attacking security personnel deployed along the NH-37 (Imphal-Jiri road) which currently is the lifeline of the state. The four were handed over to Patsoi police station.