Huge cache of arms, ammunition recovered in Manipur

08 August 2018, 11:16 PM
Representational image (Photo: PTI)
Representational image (Photo: PTI)

Security forces on Wednesday recovered a large cache of arms and ammunition from suspected militants in Manipur's Bishnupur district, police said.

A combined team of Manipur Police and Assam Rifles chased a group of suspected militants at Kumbi Setapur Maning Ching area and made the recovery, which included rifles, pistols, hand grenades and geletine sticks, they said.

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The group, however, fled deep into a forest, a police officer said.

A case has been registered at Kumbi Police Station for further investigation, he said. 

First Published: Wednesday, August 08, 2018 10:37 PM
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