Protesters at Moirangkhom in Imphal following attack on State forces by Kuki militants at Moreh :: January 18 2024

Protesters at Moirangkhom in Imphal, including Youth of Manipur volunteers, Thawai Mirel, and Relief Camp inmates, faced tear gas fired by security forces on 18 January 2024 .

They marched towards the Chief Minister's residence to address rising Kuki militant attacks in Meitei-inhabited areas, especially on state police commandos in Moreh.

Heavily armed Kuki militants gun down two IRB men at Moreh - Wangkhem Somorjit (35), son of (L) Chaoton of Malom Mayai Leikai, and Takhellambam Saileshwore (38), son of (L) Babu of Lamsang Akham.

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Picture Credit :: Khaba Kh