Imphal, Sep 13 (UNI) Four suspected militants were shot dead in separate encounters while ten ultras of different proscribed outfits were nabbed by police and troops in Thoubal, Imphal East and Imphal West districts during the last 24 hours.
Police said here today three suspected militants were shot dead by a combined force of Imphal west police commandos and troops of 16 Assam Rifles late yesterday at Kangchup, Imphal.
In a separate incident, a suspected militant was shot dead at Thoubal district by a combined force of police and troops last midnight.
Meanwhile, Thoubal District police commandos yesterday arrested a cadre of People's Revolutionary Party of Kangleipak (PREPAK) from Hiyanglam. Two extortion notes of the PREPAK signed by its ''finance co-ordinator'' were seized from his possession.
In a separate incident Thoubal District police nabbed a cadre of PREPAK (VC) from Thoubal district, Clay Khongsai, SP, Thoubal, said.
In another incident troops of 32 Assam Rifles launched an operation at the general area of Urup, Imphal East and apprehended a cadre of People's United Liberation Front PULF (MI Khan) yesterday, the PRO of Assam Rifles said.
In yet another incident Imphal West police commandos and 115th Battalion of BSF arrested a cadre of People's Liberation Army (PLA) yesterday. Later another PLA activist was also arrested.
Similarly, a combined force of Imphal West district police commandos and 12 Maratha Light nabbed a cadre of PLA yesterday, Senior SP of Imphal West Kailung Lupheng said.
Based on interrogation, another three RPF/PLA ultras were also arrested from Kangchup Chingkhong, Imphal.
A combined team of Imphal West district police commandos and 12 Maratha Light Infantry arrested one Kanglei Yawol Kanna Lup (KYKL) cadre yesterday.
Meanwhile, police forces have been conducting operations at different places of the valley areas to haul up militants, the sources added.
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