By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Aug 12 : Security and preventive measures intensified as a part of the coming Independence Day celebration, in different parts of the State today.
A team of Imphal West district commando conducted a cordon and house to house search operation at Old Lambulane and verified more than 100 individuals.
More than 45 houses located in the area were also searched today morning.
Further, the same team conducted search operations at Yaiskul Janmasthan, Yaiskul Hiruhanba Leikai and Yaiskul Police Lane and carried out verification of more than 250 people apart from searching more than 120 houses.
Later in the evening, the said team conducted house to house search operation at Keishampat Junction and Takhel Leikai.
During the search operation, more than 200 houses were search and more than 300 people were verified.
No one was detained during the search operation at Imphal West today.
Similarly, Imphal East district commando personnel conducted cordon and house to house search operation at Haokip Veng and Mahabali Kabui Khul area today morning.
More than 70 houses were searched by the commando team, mostly rented houses, and one individual was detained and handed over to Porompat PS for proper verification.
Later in the evening, the commando team conducted cordon and search operation at Andro Parking and verified more than 200 individuals (including 20 women).
6 persons who failed to produce proper identity proofs were detained and handed over to Porompat PS for proper verification.
The same team sensitized Konung Mamang area as a part of their preventive measures taken up to ensure smooth observation of Patriots’ Day which will be held tomorrow at Thangal Temple Palace Gate.
Around 70 persons were verified by the police team but no one was detained.
On the other hand, Thoubal district commando personnel, along with Thoubal women police, conducted cordon and search operation at Thoubal Wangmataba.
During the operation, more 95 males and 65 females were verified by the police team but no was detained.
The same team carried out a search operation near Thoubal DC gate and Thoubal bazaar area in the evening.
More than 250 persons were verified but there is no report of anyone being detained during the search operation.