IMPHAL, Oct 23: Police safely disposed a hand grenade retrieved from the residence of a dental surgeon identified as Leishangthem Nandalal of Iwaibam Leirak, Thoubal.
The grenade was retrieved around 8:15 am in the morning from the premises of the doctor’s residence believed to be left as a threat. The bomb was later disposed off safely at Thoubal Khunou area by a team of police.
Nandalal is reportedly serving as a dental surgeon at the Thoubal district hospital.
In a separate incident, armed miscreants attacked the residence of one Sarangthem Jayentakumar of Haobam Marak under SIngjamei police station late last night.
The attack however did not inflict any human casualties except for some minor damages to the house wall, the report said.
Jayentakumar is currently holding the secretary post of YFU.
It is not clear as to why both the incidents were carried out till the filing of the reports.
Source: Imphal Free Press