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Manipur: 13 dead in deadly gun battle between two militant groups in Tengnoupal district

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Jasleen Kaur
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Manipur: 13 dead in deadly gun battle between two militant groups in Tengnoupal district
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PTC Web Desk: At least 13 persons were killed in a deadly gun battle between two militant groups in Manipur's Tengnoupal district on Monday. The clash occurred at Leithu village in the afternoon. According to the authorities, a contingent of militants en route to Myanmar was ambushed by another insurgent faction, which holds dominance in the area.

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Upon arriving at the scene, security forces discovered 13 bodies, although their identities remain unconfirmed. However, initial assessments suggest that they were not local residents.

Tengnoupal district shares a porous border with Myanmar, adding complexity to the region's security dynamics.





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