The Revolutionary People’s Front, an outlawed underground organization, in a announcement on Thursday clarified that it turned into now not aware about the presence of a lady and her infant within the convoy that became ambushed on November thirteen in Churachandpur district of Manipur.
In the joint operation, the People’s Liberation Army, the navy wing of the RPF, and the Manipur Naga People’s Front killed 5 Assam Rifles personnel which includes Viplav Tripathi, the commanding officer of 46 Assam Rifles, his wife and 8-year-old son. Four others had been additionally injured.
The declaration by way of Rohen Khuman, deputy secretary, publicity, RPF, said that the party follows the Geneva Conventions of 1949 and delivered that the military and police understand that if there are ladies and kids, the PLA aborts the ambushes. This had passed off at Kom Keirak, Keishnmthong and plenty of different incidents.
It said RPF knows there will be collateral harm in all assaults and that is why assaults are aborted many times. It was hoping that the souls of the female and her son who have been innocent sufferers shall rest in peace.
The RPF was sad that a few Indian leaders and “media heroes” labelled this outfit as terrorists, extremists, and so forth. Some of them had stated that the RPF become formed through some breakaway participants of the Revolutionary Government of Manipur.