Iboyaima Laithangbam

IMPHAL: Two women members of the Kangleipak Communist Party (Military Council), Lamyanba Khuman group, were arrested on Sunday while negotiating a huge sum to be extorted from the wife of a government official at Lamlong. After learning that the official’s wife was summoned to a house for negotiations with the cadres, Imphal East district police raided it and nabbed Maibam Thoibi, 33, and Thangjam Bala, 35, both hailing from Moreh, a border town.