Army Nabs Five KNLF Militants in Manipur

Army Nabs Five KNLF Militants in Manipur

Imphal:  Scoring a major success against the terrorist outfits operating in northeastern state of Manipur, security forces arrested five militants belonging to the dreaded insurgent outfit Kuki National Liberation Front (KNLF) on Sunday. The army following a tip off launch an operation in the insurgency prone Churachandpur district and nabbed the militants.

The northeastern states like Assam, Manipur and Nagaland have long been suffering from decades old insurgency. Intelligence inputs suggested that most of the terror groups in the region is backed by China and Pakistan.