Three Rohingyas who were illegally entered in Manipur from Myanmar were arrested by security forces, said police sources.
Sources said that, “A joint team comprising police and the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) officers arrested the Rohingyas from the town of Moreh, near the Indo-Myanmar border in Tengnoupal district, yesterday nigh.
The three are residents of Baguna in the Rakhine state of Myanmar, where Myanmarese security forces have been engaged in crackdown on militants and allegedly driving out Rohingya Muslims.
The three arrested men were staying at Moreh for the last 10 days and had plans to go to Malaysia, the SP added.
A case has been registered against them at Moreh police station.