The NationaI Investigation Agency (NIA) has declared cash reward on the capture of 10 cadres of People’s Liberation Army (PLA) and Manipur Naga People’s Front (MNPF) MNPF terror outfits in its ongoing probe in Manipur ambush case which claimed the lives of an Assam Rifles Colonel, his wife, and child as well as four of his colleagues.
These ten terrorists of PLA and MNPF are wanted by the NIA in connection with an attack on the convoy of 46 Assam Rifles on November 13 last year with arms and explosives, near Sialsih village on Indo-Myanmar road under Singngat Police Station of Churachandpur district of Manipur.
The attack resulted in the death of five Assam Rifles personnel including Commanding Officer Colonol Viplav Tripath, his family members, and injuries to six other Assam Rifles personnel. The agency declared the bounty of Rs 8 lakh each on the head of Lt. Col. Chaoyai alias Pukhrambam Mani Meetei and Lt. Col. Sagolsem Inaocha alias Ranjit Naorem; Rs 6 lakh for Sanatomba as well as Rs 4 lakh each for Khaba, Khwairakpa, Nongyai alias Nongphai, Joseph, Rocky, Balin, and Kanta alias Santa. All the cadres are residents of Manipur.
The NIA in a statement mentioned, “if any person is having any information of importance on the suspects leading to their arrest or apprehension, the information may be shared on numbers and email-address as NIA”.