Confirming imposition of curfew in the town, Rajouri Deputy Commissioner, Deepti Uppal, told The Indian Express that the Army has been asked to carry out flag march.
Army acknowledged that there are attempts to attract the youth by such groups through social media which is having “some impact” and steps are needed to counter it.
The two terrorist had sneaked into the Indian territory from across the LoC at Balnoi, sources said that the troops opened fire when they tried to flee on being challenged by them.
The court will hear the case next on August 24.
Crime Branch inspector Manish Nakum, who is investigating the case, said he was yet to see papers related to the case.
The state government has not announced any inquiry so far.
They allow a state to craft its signals carefully. India should take a leaf from China’s book.
Acting on a tip-off about the presence of militants in Redwani Bala village of the district, a joint team of police and army launched a search operation, police said.
The movement of militants was picked up by the troops and search operation was jointly launched by the Army and Border Security Forces.
“Suddenly, we heard a lot of shooting and bombs going off in the near distance. Boom, boom, boom. We were wondering what was happening,” 55-year-old Hemlet Guite, a village elder, said.
In the aftermath of the June ambush on an Army convoy in which 18 soldiers were killed, three militants, including two NSCN(K) insurgents, have been arrested in Manipur.
Security experts in Manipur claim that Chorokhurnao village in Ukhrul was, in all probability, used by the insurgents as it is the shortest and safest route to the location of the ambush.
The AFT had also ordered the army headquarters to consider afresh the case of all the officers affected by the 2009 policy.
In a press conference, Army officials said, “We today inflicted significant casualties on militants along Indo-Myanmar border who were involved in Manipur ambush recently.”
“At this point in time, we do keep getting generic inputs on the movement of terrorists as it were, so to relate anything specific to the yatra, I wouldn’t do that,” GoC, 15 Corps, Lt Gen Subrata Saha said.
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