Imphal, November 10 2021: Unknown armed miscreants reportedly shot dead one non local labour engaged in the construction of a PMGSY bridge constructed over the Imphal River at Leikhrakpham under Wangoi Police Station late last night.
According to police, the armed miscreants went inside the temporary shed (khola) built near the suspension bridge and fired two rounds of bullet at the labourers.
In the gun attack, one labourer identified as Md Ryajul Islam (25) s/o Md Ajman Ali of Assam Moregaon district sustained bullet injuries.
The armed miscreant reportedly left the temporary shed in a rush after the attack and went towards the Lilong side.
Shortly, a team of Wangoi Police rushed to the spot and carried out investigation.
The injured person was rushed to Raj Medicity but succumbed to bullet injury at around this morning at around 7.Another team of Imphal West police led by SP Dr S Ibomcha also went to the incident site and seized an cartridge case.
Wangoi Police have registered a case.
The post mortem of the deceased was conducted today at RIMS Morgue.