Peren, March 22 (NEx): Three persons were reportedly shot dead by miscreants at Lamhainamdi Village under Peren district in Nagaland on Monday evening at around 05:00 pm.
According to sources, three persons were working in their plot at Lamhainamdi Village under Peren district when the incident took place. It is also reported that the bodies of the deceased along with their vehicle were found burnt.
Sources also said that two victims are residents of Peren town, originally from Benreu village and Mpai village respectively, while the identify of the third person is not know while filing this report.
Meanwhile, the Jalukie Police has not revealed any information on the incident, as the investigation is underway and the OC informed, it is too early to give out any update. More details on the incident are awaited.
It is pertinent to note that, earlier on March 2nd, three civilians were taken captive by NSCN(U) from Lamhainamdi village. Following this, the Zeliangrong Students’ Union (ZSUN), held a peaceful protest rally in Jalukie against the illegal confinement of civilians and submitted a memorandum seeking the intervention of the Governor of Nagaland Shri RN Ravi into the matter. Later, the civilians were released on March 15th, 2021.