IMPHAL, June 30 - One Assam Rifles jawan was killed and two others injured in a bomb blast at Ukhrul district early this morning.
A group of Assam Rifles personnel were conducting a routine check at Lambui when an IED planted by miscreants exploded killing the jawan on the spot.
The deceased has been identified as Biju Soruruwar (30). The injured personnel � Havildar Yash Pal (37) and Rifleman Niran Ranjan (35) � were rushed to an army hospital and their condition is stated to be critical.
Police said that a case has been registered and investigation is on. Later, security forces carried out a massive search operation to nab the culprits.