Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Home Politics Current Affairs Terrorist Ambush Kills Colonel, Wife, Son, 4 Soldiers In Manipur

Terrorist Ambush Kills Colonel, Wife, Son, 4 Soldiers In Manipur

- Advertisement -

Guwahati: Assam Rifles Colonel along with wife and eight-year-old son, and four soldiers lost their lives in a terrorist ambush near the border with Myanmar in Manipur on Saturday.

One of the deadliest terror attacks in the region in recent times happened at 11 am in Churachandpur district of Manipur.

The 46 Assam Rifles’ Commanding Officer, Colonel Viplav Tripathi, had visited a forward camp and was on his way back when his convoy was ambushed on Saturday.

“Five soldiers including Colonel Viplav Tripathi, Commanding Officer of 46 Assam Rifles, have made the supreme sacrifice in the line of duty. The family of the Commanding Officer – wife and child – also lost their lives. DG and all ranks of Assam Rifles offer condolences to the brave soldiers and families,” the Assam Rifles said via a statement.

Manipur’s terrorist group People’s Liberation Army (PLA), is believed to be the conspirator in this case, though no group has come forward claiming responsibility yet, sources said.

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -
Stay Connected
16,985FansLike
2,458FollowersFollow
61,453SubscribersSubscribe
Must Read

Former UP Shia Waqf Board Supremo Waseem Rizvi Converts To Hinduism

Ghaziabad: Ex-Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chairman Waseem Rizvi quit Islam and converted to Hinduism on Monday. The head priest of Dasna Devi temple in...
- Advertisement -

Centre Regrets Nagaland Deaths: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah told Parliament on Monday that the centre regretted 14 civilians’ death in Nagaland following a goofed-up Army...

8-Year-Old Advay Dhoot Now Among India’s Top 4!

Mumbai: Eight-year-old Mumbai boy Advay Dhoot entered the top four in India as World Chess Federation (FIDE) released the new players rating list recently. The...

PMLA Case: ED Summons Jacqueline Fernandez

New Delhi: Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with a case of prevention of money laundering that...
Related News

Former UP Shia Waqf Board Supremo Waseem Rizvi Converts To Hinduism

Ghaziabad: Ex-Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board chairman Waseem Rizvi quit Islam and converted to Hinduism on Monday. The head priest of Dasna Devi temple in...

Centre Regrets Nagaland Deaths: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah told Parliament on Monday that the centre regretted 14 civilians’ death in Nagaland following a goofed-up Army...

8-Year-Old Advay Dhoot Now Among India’s Top 4!

Mumbai: Eight-year-old Mumbai boy Advay Dhoot entered the top four in India as World Chess Federation (FIDE) released the new players rating list recently. The...

PMLA Case: ED Summons Jacqueline Fernandez

New Delhi: Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez was summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with a case of prevention of money laundering that...

India Thrash New Zealand By 372 Runs, Reclaim ICC Top Spot

Mumbai: India registered an emphatic 372-run victory against the current World Test champions New Zealand at the Wankhede Stadium here on Monday. By virtue...
- Advertisement -

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here