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6 militants held during search ops

Six militants belonging to different outfits have been arrested by security and police personnel during search operations in Manipur, officials said in Imphal on Tuesday.

india Updated: Mar 29, 2011 12:40 IST

Six militants belonging to different outfits have been arrested by security and police personnel during search operations in Manipur, officials said in Imphal on Tuesday.

Two militants of the banned People's Liberation Army (PLA) were arrested from different parts of Imphal town on Wednesday.

They were identified as T Ranbir (37) and N Shyamkumar (46).

The two were allegedly involved in extortion of money, they said, adding that two mobile phone handsets were also seized from them.

In another search operation, a militant of Kangleipak Communist Party-Military Council identified as M Ranjita Devi (37) was arrested by a joint team of Assam Rifles personnel and police from Kanglatombi area in Senapati district on Monday, they said, adding that some incriminating documents were recovered from her possession.

In another operation at Kanglatombi area, three militants of United Tribal Liberation Army (ULTA) identified as L Singson (18), Ch Singson (30) and T Sitlou (21) were arrested by a joint team of police commandos and Assam Rifles personnel.