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10-year rigorous imprisonment for Manipur rebel chief

nation Updated: Jun 09, 2016 07:01 IST

GUWAHATI: A court of NIA has sentenced Raj Kumar Meghen, chairman of Manipur’s oldest insurgent group United National Liberation Front, to 10-year rigorous imprisonment for “waging war against India”. Seventeen other members of the outfit were also sentenced to seven-10 years of rigorous imprisonment. Meghen, 70, was brought to the central jail in Guwahati after his arrest in Bangladesh in 2010.

First Published: Jun 09, 2016 07:01 IST