Imphal: One Assam Rifle jawan died and another one was injured on Wednesday in a blast near the Assam Rifles transit camp at Khuman Lampak.
Imphal: Assam Rifle jawans injured in IED blast near Assam Rifles transit camp at Khuman Lampak, brought to hospital pic.twitter.com/CH1Pg7nd23
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The blast site is a good distance away from the Manipur capital, Imphal.
The incident that occured in an Assam Rifle transit camp. This is a predominant para-military force that guards the border between India, Bhutan and Myanmar. Being a highly sensitive area there are multiple transit camps located here.
The bomb attack looks as if the Assam Rifle’s transit camp was the target.
(Further details awaited.)
First Published | 13 April 2016 9:27 PM