3 PREPAK (Pro) cadres held

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jan 24 : Imphal West Commando arrested three active cadres of PREPAK (Pro) along with one .32 pistol today morning.
The three cadres have been identified as Oinam Iboyaima @ Boyai (45) S/o (L) Keshore of Kwakeithel Moirang Purel Leikai, self styled corporal Huidrom Priyokumar @ Jim (38) S/o (L) Nimai of Khagempalli Huidrom Leikai and self-styled lance corporal Tangtanga Angnaikham Maring @ Taibanganba @ Athoi (29) S/o Tangtanga Komang Maring of Langol Khunou.
The three were arrested from their respective residences in separate operations launched one after the other in the morning.
Acting on reliable inputs about the presence of some UG cadres at Kwakeithel area, a team of the Imphal West Commando, led by OC Inspector P Achouba under the command of Additional SP (Ops) M Amit, launched a search operation early morning.
During the search conducted at some houses, the commando personnel first arrested Oinam Iboyaima @ Boyai from his residence at Kwakeithel Moirang Purel Leikai at around 6.40 am.
In follow up action, the personnel then arrested the second cadre, self-styled Corporal Huidrom Priyokumar @ Jim from his residence at Khagempalli Huidrom Leikai at around 7.30 am.
As disclosed by the arrested cadres, the commando team then rushed to Langol Khunou and arrested self styled lance corporal Tangtangba Angnaikham Maring @ Taibanganba @ Athoi from his residence at around 10.30 am.
With their arrests, the commando personnel also recovered one .32 pistol with magazine, three mobile handsets, two wallets, two Aadhaar cards, one driving licence, one voter card, one vehicle registration card, one camouflage bag, a sum of Rs 1,210 and one Yamaha FZ-S motorbike from their possession.
The arrested persons along with the items seized have been handed over to Singjamei police station for further legal action and investigation.