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Protestors attack Church in Manipur

Written by Meghalaya Times. Posted in Front Page

Newmai News Network
IMPHAL, Dec 17: Supporters of the 24-hour Manipur wide bandh on Saturday called by women vendors of four Ima markets of Khwairamband Keithel against the fatal ambush by suspected militants killing three cops attacked Manipur Baptist Convention (MBC) Church located at Chingmeirong in Imphal.


The bandh supporters numbering over 100 attempted to barge into the MBC Church compound at around 2 pm today. They pelted stones and broke glass shields of the church. According to sources, the bandh supporters pasted a big poster at the gate of the church warning the people not to go to the church without the consent of the Chingmeirong locality public.
The sources said that the mob attempted to break open the gate but the police intervened.
There was a brief confrontation between the police and the mob in front of the church. The mob was dispersed later.


 

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