7 held for destroying marigold, tomatoes
BPR, 4th Jun: A team of Nambol police with the help of Cyber Crime, Imphal West on Thursday arrested seven persons for destroying Marigold and Tomatoes.
On receiving a report about reckless damages done to Marigold plantation and tomatoes and the video of causing destruction to the plantations went viral, a team of Nambol PS picked up seven persons on Thursday. The accused have been identified as Longjam Othello Meitei (24) s/o L Loken Meitei, Naorem Somorjit Singh (24) s/o N Guna Singh, Sorokhaibam Leishemba Meitei (19) s/o S Eshei Meitei, Khaidem Malemnganba Meitei (22) s/o (L) Kh Manihar Meitei, Nongmaithem Robertjain Singh (20) s/o N Sanatomba Singh, Laishram Kumarjit Singh (23) s/o L Shamo Singh and Naorem Dipinchandra Meitei (21) s/o N Meghachandra Meitei. All of them are residents of Heigrujam Maning Leikai. They destroyed full blooming Marigold flowers grown in the field of one Irengbam Maniyai Singh (48) s/o (L) I Shajou Singh at Kangmong Maning Leikai. Further they also trampled and destroyed the Tomatoes piled up on the road side. A case has been registered at Nambol Police Station for further necessary action.