Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Sentry killed, ammo looted

In a shocking incident, a police jawan on duty was murdered with a blunt object while on duty and a weapon including ammunition were stolen Wednesday night, police said Thursday.
The police hold a strong suspicion that it was an inside job since no outsiders are allowed to enter the premises. Some police commandos housed nearby has also lead to suspicion that perhaps some of them could have been involved in the murder.
The personnel identified as Md Sikander was found dead with blunt marks on the head nearby the sentry post. The body was discovered at around 3.30 a.m by another jawan. An AK series rifles issued to the deceased was also found missing.
Meanwhile, the family of the dead personnel alleged conspiracy in the murder case Thursday.
“We would say that he was killed by his colleague/colleagues. The case should be investigated and the truth must be found,” the family demanded while speaking to media persons Thursday afternoon.
Imphal east SP was not available for comment with regard to the murder case.

More articles