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8 militants arrested in Manipur

india Updated: Dec 16, 2008 15:33 IST

Eight militants have been arrsted from different places in Manipur, official sources said.

Police commandos arrested four activists of People's Liberation Army (PLA) from Singjamei market complex in Imphal West district on Monday.

The PLA militants were identified as H. Bonthe, S Herojit, Ch Bisho Meitei and N. Loken, sources said.

The commandos also arrested two militants of People's Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (PREPAK) identified as Th Robert and L Gunamani from Moirangkhom area here yesterday. One 9mm pistol with four rounds of ammunition was recovered from Robert, sources said.

In another raid police personnel arrested a militant of Kanglei Yawol Kann Lup (KYKL) identified as Yambem Raj from Lamlong area here yesterday.

In the fourth raid, a member of Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP) identified as L Premjit was apprehended from Palace compound area here yesterday, sources said.