Imphal, June 19: An Indian Army soldier was injured in an incident of unprovoked firing in Imphal West last night. Miscreants initiated firing from Kanto Sabal towards Chingmang village, leading to the unfortunate incident. In response, the Army Columns exercised controlled retaliatory fire, taking into consideration the presence of villagers in the vicinity.
As a result of the incident, one Army soldier sustained bullet injuries and was promptly evacuated to the Military Hospital Leimakhong for medical attention. Fortunately, the soldier’s condition is reported to be stable, providing some relief amidst the tense situation.
In order to ensure the safety of the area and address the escalating tensions, additional columns have been deployed in the region. Joint operations are currently underway to maintain control and restore peace.
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The incident highlights the volatility and challenges faced by the security forces in maintaining peace and stability in the region. The Indian Army remains committed to safeguarding the well-being of civilians and responding swiftly to any threats or acts of aggression.
Efforts are being made to investigate the incident and bring the perpetrators to justice. The incident serves as a reminder of the complex security dynamics in the region, underscoring the importance of continued vigilance and cooperation between security forces and local communities.
The Indian Army’s resolve to uphold peace and protect the lives of its personnel and civilians remains unwavering. It is through coordinated efforts, effective communication, and a steadfast commitment to security that stability can be restored in the affected area.