Man shot dead, bomb found

Man shot dead, bomb found

Imphal, Unidentified gunmen shot dead a man identifed as Lanhang John Gangte (34) at Ngamkhai Veng, Moreh Tegnoupal district today. Police said the deceased was on a two wheeler and was shot by the unknown miscreants. He died on the spot and his body was taken to Moreh Hospital for post mortem. Meanwhile, the Civil Societies of Moreh i.e. Hill Tribal Council (HTC), Kuki Women Union and Human Rights (KWU&HR), Kuki Students' Organisation (KSO-MB) and Moreh Youth Club (MYC) strongly condemned the killing of John Gangte. The Hill Tribal Council and its sub-ordinate organisations have imposed 24 hours total shut down in Moreh town to condemn the killing from 1700 hrs of July 13 to 1700 hrs of July 14. Due to the sudden imposition of bandh, life was affected in the border town. Meanwhile, a bomb was found near a school at Canchipur here today. Police safely removed the bomb and detonated it.


Share it
Top