Imphal, Feb 28: Kanglei Yawol Kanna Lup (KYKL), a proscribed militant outfit of Manipur, has issued orders to open fire at anyone who tried to disturb the board examinations.
The HSSLC and HSLC examinations are slated to begin from March 1 and March 2 respectively.
The KYKL, in a statement, said no one should call bandhs during the period and the special task force of 'Operation New Kangleipak' of the organisation had been given orders to open fire on those who tried to disturb examinations.
The militant group urged all officials to perform their duties sincerely and asked that students who resorted to unfair means be expelled for five years. The outfit even warned of capital punishment.
Officials said the class X examinations will continue till April 1 while the HSLC examination will conclude on March 27.
The organisation had earlier shot at teachers who allegedly did not take action against students who used unfair means.