UKHRUL| Feb 15
A combined team of Assam Rifles, Somsai and Ukhrul Police arrested an individual along with a huge cache of materials for making Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on February 14 from Viewland, Ukhrul.
Sources from the police informed that the arrested person has been identified as Yaoreipam Laskar, 21m son of Sabuddin Laskar of Silchar and Chansaphi Laskar resident of Awontang, Kamjong. Two kilos of explosive powder along with gelatine, battery, remote and fuse were recovered from his possession; and in regard to this, a case has been registered against Yaoreipam at Ukhrul Police Station.
At the time of filing this report, Yaoreipam Laskar is being kept in Ukhrul Police Station.