Imphal, February 7, 2019:
Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Friday visited the persons injured in a bomb blast that took place near Pologround in Imphal West District at Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) Hospital.
Addressing the media, N. Biren Singh strongly condemned the blast that led to the injury to three Assam Rifles personnel and a civilian. He said that it was very unfortunate to trigger such a blast in a crowded area, where chances of injuring civilians were very high.
He mentioned that the State Police would study CCTV footages to nab the miscreant or militant groups involved the blast.
The Chief Minister also stated that State’s law and order are remarkably improving in the past few years and the number of such attacks has also declined considerably.
N. Biren Singh asserted that the State Police Department would enhance coordination with security agencies including Assam Rifles to check such attacks in the future.