been injured. Actually two youths were kidnapped in July. Both the students were identified as Phizam Hemjit
(20) and Hizam Linthoingambi (17). After the photo of these two dead bodies went viral on social media,
students started protesting against the government. While trying to control this, the police lathicharged the
What did the police say?
moving towards the Chief Minister’s secretariat, they clashed with the police. Injured protesters are being
treated in various hospitals.
What did the government say?
exercise restraint. The state police, in collaboration with central security agencies, is investigating to ascertain
the circumstances surrounding the disappearance of the students and identify the conspirators who murdered
What is the matter?
students are allegedly seen with two armed men and in the other photograph, two dead bodies are seen. Let us
tell you that violence started in Manipur in May.