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Manipur: Mob tries to gherao police office to get arms; curfew relaxation withdrawn in Imphal

IndiaTimes Wednesday, 1 November 2023
A mob in Imphal, Manipur attempted to surround a police office demanding weapons, leading to the firing of rounds in the air and the withdrawal of curfew relaxations. The state government has withdrawn the daily curfew relaxation in two districts due to the developing law and order situation. Tensions have been escalating following recent incidents, including the shooting of a police officer and an ambush on a police convoy. The state has been plagued by violence since ethnic clashes began in May, resulting in over 180 deaths.
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