Pothashang News Service: Imphal, March 6, 2020: Police have arrested a person allegedly for murdering a person using his gun on Friday.
According to police, the deceased
Kabrabam Nanao alias Shyam, 47, son of late K. Kameshor Singh of Uripok Kabrabam Leikai was called out from his house for morning walk by Yumnam Nilachandra, 54, son of late Y. Tondonbi of Uripok Kabrabam Leikai on Friday at 4 am.
Further, Nanao was admitted to Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) hospital with bullet injury on the head brought by Yumnam Nilachandra and one contractor Premjit of Bachaspati Leikai, the source said.
Yumnam Nilachandra disclosed that K. Nanao was shot at by Premjit on the head suspected to be fired from licence gun of Premjit. Nanao succumbed to his injury. Y. Nilachandra and Heishanam Premjit Singh fled away from the RIMS hospital, it added.
However, as soon as the information was received OC Imphal Police Station inspector Ingocha responded swiftly and the main accused Premjit was arrested.
Now attempt is made to arrest the other accused Nilachandra and to recover weapon of offence. The place of occurrence is under Lamphel Police station, near supermarket, the source said.