Skip to content Skip to navigation

3 cops suspended over woman’s death

 Three cops have been placed under suspension in connection with the suspicious death of a woman inside the toilet of Andro Police Station on August 1 last.

In an order issued by Imphal East District Police Superintendent of Police Kabib K the three police personnel have been suspended for misconduct and dereliction of duty.

They are Sub-Inspector L Heramani, Assistant Sub-Inspector H Prakash and woman personnel Soniya Devi.

Investigations are on to find out the causes of the death of the 38-year-old Mutum Ongbi Indira Devi, wife of M Ibohanbi Singh in the toilet of Andro Police Station.    

Tension had prevailed in Imphal East’s Andro following the woman was mysteriously found dead inside the toilet of the police station.

Enraged over the death, a large number of people led by meira paibis (village guarding women) stormed the police station demanding answers in Indira’s death.

Andro residents had questioned the mysterious death of the woman who was picked up by police from her Andro Khuman residence on July 31 last for questioning over the missing of a woman from the same village.

Sources informed that one Sarungbam Ongbi Sunibala Devi, 28, has gone missing since she went out with Indira on July 25 last. Sources in Indira’s family claimed that she had also gone missing since July 25 last.

Author info

AT News Imphal's picture

Imphal. Manipur

Add new comment

Random Stories

Nazira to be under urban water supply project

14 Sep 2010 - 2:55pm | SK Hasan
The most awaited urban water supply project of Nazira municipalty has recently been approved by the North East Council, under the DONeR Ministry. People of Nazira offered thanks to the union...

Flood waters receding: toll 27

29 Sep 2012 - 5:33am | editor
The overall flood situation continues to improve on Friday. The water levels of the mighty Brahmaputra and its tributaries are receding.The death toll has gone upto 27. Six people have been remained...

Umrangso kidnapping accused nabbed

5 Jun 2012 - 2:12am | Anup Biswas
In a major breakthrough the prime accused Chandra Phancho involved in kidnapping and killing of Col. J. Sandhu (55), Deputy General Manager, J. P. Cement Ltd and Romen Sharma (52) Deputy Manager,...