Bishnupur: Three men have been arrested on Friday for allegedly murdering of a 55-year old man earlier in the morning at his home in Bishnupur Ward No. 3.
The arrested persons are identified as Namoijam Tomba Singh (60), son of (L) N. Ibotombi Singh; Namoijam Sunder Singh (45), son of N. Tomba Singh and Namoijam Romesh Singh (34), son of N. Tomba Singh, of Bishnupur Maning Leikai W/No. 3.
According to police sources, a reliable information was received on Friday around 7:30 AM that one person who claimed to have been assaulted by some miscreants was found lying dead on his bed at his farm house located at Bishnupur ward No. 3.
Immediately, a team of Bishnupur District Police led by ASP (LO) rushed to the spot and inspected the crime scene and conducted inquest over the dead body with the assistance of Mobile Forensic Team, Imphal West.
The deceased has been identified as Moirangthem Nilamani Singh (55), son of M. Kalachand Singh of Bishnupur Maning Leikai Ward No. 3.
The deceased body was later deposited at RIMS mortuary for post mortem examination which was conducted in presence of EM and family members as permitted by DC/BPR under full video coverage.
A case was registered under FIR No. 57(9) 2020 NBL-PS U/s 302/34 IPC at Nambol Police Station.
Following the swift action of the concerned police team, the three alleged accused persons were arrested on the same day in connection with the case, the source added.