Updated December 30th, 2023 at 20:18 IST
Fresh violence breaks out in Manipur, 1 commando injured
The unidentified gunmen reportedly opened fire on a police convoy while they were going out for patrolling.
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Imphal: A gunfight broke out between unidentified and police commandos in border town Moreh on Saturday, according to news agency PTI. The gunmen reportedly opened fire on a police convoy while they were going for patrolling, as per PTI. As a result, a commando has been injured and is currently undergoing treatment at 5 Assam Rifles Camp.
One policeman sustained splinter injuries when they come under attack while crossing M Chahnou village section of Imphal-Moreh road," a police officer told PTI.
According to preliminary reports, indiscriminate firing was continuing near New Moreh entrance gate and M Chahnou village.
Two houses were also set on fire in Moreh, according to reports.
(With inputs from PTI)
Published December 30th, 2023 at 19:27 IST