Sit-in demands probe into fake encounters

IMPHAL,5th Sep: Sit-in-protest demanding justice for G Gypsy, Ph Naobi, RK Roshan, Th Prem and Th Satish who were allegedly killed by army while in their custody was staged at Sagolband-Tera Lukram Leirak community hall on Wednesday. The protest was organised by JAC formed in connection with unnatural death of the five persons and meira paibi association of Lukram Leirak.

The protesters demanded authority concerned to hand over the mortal remains of G Gypsy and Th Satish while urging government to handover the case to CBI or SIT for investigation, to award befitting punishment to involved security personnel, to repeal AFSPA from the state and to deliver justice to the victims of extra-judicial killing.

During the protest, CoHR chairman Phulindro Konsam, AMUCO vice president NC Modhuchandra spoke about the heinous activities committed by armed forces under the AFSPA and the subsequent violation of human rights.

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