In Imphal for killing five people Ex-BJYM president Sharma arrested

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In Imphal for killing five people Ex-BJYM president Sharma arrested

Imphal: Former Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) Manipur president Manohar Manoharmayum Barish Sharma, who is accused of shooting dead five people, including a woman and a youth, surrendered before the police early this morning. hours on Sunday.
Sharma is the prime suspect in the Khwairakpam Leikai Sega Road firing incident on the night of October 14. The police have already arrested five people in connection with this crime and have also seized a vehicle, but the weapon used in the crime has not been recovered yet.
The former BJYM leader surrendered before the Imphal police after Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh directed the police to arrest him as part of the “Joint Action Committee Against Indiscriminate Firing of Innocent People”. As per demand of JAC)”.
JAC convener Chongtham Iboyaima said the chief minister has assured to arrest Sharma even if an arrest warrant is necessary. The Chief Minister further assured that the government will help in the treatment of the five people who were injured in the incident.
At around 10:30 pm on October 14, around 20 unidentified persons unsuccessfully attempted to abduct a Khaidem Seityajit, also known as Bobo (38). Bobo’s wife Ranjana told reporters that her husband had uploaded a post on Facebook a few days ago.
In response to her post, Sharma came to her house that faithful night with some unknown masked men and tried to take her husband away.
A heated debate soon ensued. People started gathering and in fleeing the scene, the masked assailants fired several rounds before fleeing. Five people were injured in the action of the armed men.
Under the auspices of the newly formed JAC, local residents of the surrounding areas took out a protest rally against the armed assailants and their illegal activities.

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