Unidentified gunmen shot dead the information secretary of the Kuki Revolutionary Army (KRA) at Saikul bazaar on Thursday afternoon.
As per sources, Hemkhothang Misao alias Th Misao alias Jonathan, was gunned down by the assailants inside a tea stall around 4:35 pm. He was having a cup of tea when the fatal attack took place.
KRA is in suspension of operation (SoO) agreement with government.
It may be recalled that KRA chief David Hangshing was arrested by National Investigation Agency (NIA) in August last in a case related to theft of 56 pistols and 58 magazines from the DG Pool Armoury between 2016 and 2017.