Demanding to punish the killers of a shop runner Ajay Kumar Sahu, today shops in Imphal Bazar have shut down.
Ajay, 25 was found shot dead near Langol Games Village, Imphal West yesterday morning. He stayed in a rented room at Minuthong Telipati, Imphal East and he run a pan shop at New Checkon.
People of Minuthong Telipati staged a protest demonstration by blocking Minuthong-Khurai road yesterday. The protestors seek the reason for why Ajay was killed and demanded the authority to book the culprit and punish.
According to the family members Ajay left his rented home at around 6 pm the day before yesterday to buy betel nuts from Khwairamband Keithel.
People residing at Telipati decided not to claim the dead body of Ajay until the guilty persons responsible in the killing are punished.