Security measures has been strengthened in the state to celebrate the 70th Independence Day across the state at state and distrcit levels.
The police department has been busy taking up security measures with conducting of cordon and search operations at different parts of the state since the beginning of August.
Today on the eve of the Independence Day District Police Thoubal conducted Cordon and Search Operation at Athokpam Awang Leikai from 4.15 am to 5:30am.
The police olice team included SDPO Thoubal Shankar Deba, Dy SP OPs Sachidananda Soibam, Dy SP CDO Yumnam Premjit, OC Thoubal, OC CDO , 5 CDI teams and one team from Women Police Station.
In the police operation 63 men and 67 women totalling 130 persons were verified and 1 person was picked up for further verification at Thoubal PS.
The state level celebration will be held at 1st MR ground in Imphal.
Preparations been taken up for smooth and successful celebration of the day.