Imphal: At least two cadres belonging proscribed outfit PLA/RPF were arrested over the past few days by Assam Rifles and Bishnupur commando.
On Monday, a combined team of Bishnupur Commando and 31 Assam Rifles arrested one cadre of proscribed militant outfit PLA from Upokpi under Bishnupur District around 9:40 pm.
The arrested cadre has been identified as Thokchom Jogendrajit Singh @ Chenglei (20 years), son of Th. Pramjit Singh of Kakching Chumnang Leibaklei Gas Pareng having army no. 3316.
A day earlier, on Sunday, troops of Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) along with Bishnupur Police Commandos apprehended a Self Styled Lance Corporal of PLA/RPF.
IGAR(S) informed that based on specific intelligence inputs, a joint team of Tulihal Battalion and Bishnupur Commandos launched an operation and apprehended a Self Styled Lance Corporal of PLA/RPF from Leimaram Bazar area of Bishnupur district. The cadre has been identified as Nigthoujam Kheta Singh @ Roshan, age 32 years, S/o N. Anganthomaba Singh of Waroching, Bishnupur district.
The apprehended individual has been handed over to Nambol Police Station for further investigation.