Preparations to surround the attackers after the Manipur terror attack, increased surveillance on the Myanmar border; Army chief said – the search for terrorists continues


After the death of seven people including the Colonel, his wife, son in an attack on an Assam Rifles convoy in Manipur, government sources have been told that the terrorists involved in this attack should not escape, so the Myanmar border is being closely monitored. Is. The Army Headquarters is constantly keeping a close watch on the situation. Quoting government sources, it is being said that Army Chief General MM Naravane has taken information about this terrorist attack. After the attack, an operation is being conducted in this area to nab the terrorists involved in this attack.

Let us tell you that an Indian Army colonel, his wife and eight-year-old son and four Assam Rifles personnel were killed in the attack on Saturday in Manipur’s Churachandpur. Colonel Biplab Tripathi was the Commanding Officer (CO) of the 46th Assam Rifles. Four others were injured in the ambush, which was carried out about three kilometers from the Deheng area, officials said.

Terming it as a “cowardly” attack, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said its culprits would soon be brought to justice. The Defense Minister tweeted, “The cowardly attack on the Assam Rifles convoy at Churachandpur, Manipur is extremely sad and condemnable. The country has lost five brave soldiers and two members of their families including the CO of 46th Assam Rifles.


Singh said, “My condolences to the bereaved families. The culprits will be brought to justice soon.” Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh said the state’s security forces and paramilitary forces were already working to trace the militants. “The attackers will be brought to justice,” the chief minister said on Twitter.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in a tweet, “I strongly condemn the attack on the Assam Rifles squad in Manipur. I pay homage to the martyred soldiers and family members. His martyrdom can never be forgotten. My thoughts are with the bereaved families in this hour of grief.


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