//Army-UG clash

Army-UG clash

IMPHAL, Feb 9: Heavy gunfight has been reported between the Army and MPA fighters of the underground UNLF in the interior area of Churachandpur district today. A spokesperson of the UNLF informed media houses in Imphal that the fighting took place in S Lailong village near Thanlon subdivision headquarters since this afternoon around 5pm and is still continuing. The spokesperson also informed that there have no casualties on the side of the MPA, though casualties on the side of the Indian security forces is yet to be ascertained. The spokesperson however claimed that two security personnel were killed during a gunfight with MPA fighters on February 7 at Nongpanom village under Henglep subdivision in Churachandpur district. One MPA fighter lost his life during the gunfight but his weapon has been recovered by his colleague.