Four militants of banned People's Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak-Progressive (PREPAK-P) have been arrested by para-military forces from Indo-Myanmar border area in Manipur's Churachandpur district, police said.
Irom Sharmila, Manipur's 'Iron Lady', today completed 12 years of indefinite fast demanding repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA).
Two militants involved in extortion have been arrested during separate search operations in Manipur, police said today.
Two Assam Rifles troopers and a civilian were killed and six others were seriously wounded Friday in a powerful blast of an improvised explosive device (IED) in Manipur's Chandel district, a police official said.
A 60-year old man was killed and three others including two Assam Rifles jawans were injured on Friday when a powerful bomb exploded followed by exchange of fire with insurgents in Manipur's Chandel district, official sources said.
Insurgent outfit People's Liberation Army (PLA) today claimed responsibility for the bomb attacks on two army establishments in Manipur.
A powerful bomb exploded in the office complex of 'M Sector' (army office) in the heart of Manipur capital complex at 5.30 am this morning but no casualty was reported, official sources said.
A powerful bomb went off at Tiddim ground near Imphal airport in Imphal today, seconds after Army personnel in trucks passed the area.
Hill-based students' organisations have called a 48-hour hill district bandh in Manipur to protest against government's failure to open examination centres at hill district headquarters for the teachers eligibility test, they said in a joint statement on today.
Twenty-two illegal Bangladeshi migrants, who had entered Manipur to work as labourers, have been sentenced to two years imprisonment by a local court.
Unidentified militants exploded a powerful grenade at the house of a government employee in Imphal West district of Manipur but no casualty was reported, police said today.
"I have promised myself not to go and see her as she is on 'hunger strike' for a good cause and I could not follow her," uttered Irom Shakhi, mother of Irom Sharmila, who is on hunger strike for more than 10 years demanding repeal of AFSPA. India's famous hunger strikes
A 10-kg bomb, allegedly planted by insurgents to attack security personnel, was found from a place near a godown of Food Corporation of India (FCI) and private residence of a Manipur minister in Imphal West district.
At least seven Assam Rifles jawans were injured in a bomb blast in Bishenpur district of Manipur today when the para-military force personnel were jogging in a road, official sources said.
A 60-year old village chief was shot dead at his house by some gunmen in Manipur's interior Churachandpur district bordering with Myanmar and Mizoram, a delayed official report said in Imphal today.