Incident Summary:

11/20/2016: An explosive device detonated near an Assam Rifles camp in Singjamei Chingamathak neighborhood, Imphal, Manipur, India. A civilian was killed in the blast. This was one of three similar attacks in Imphal on this date. No group claimed responsibility for the incidents.

GTD ID:
201611200024

When:
2016-11-20

Country:
India

Region:
South Asia

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Manipur

City:
Imphal

Location Details:
The incident occurred in the Singjamei Chingamathak neighborhood.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Bombing/Explosion
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Not Applicable
Specific Description Civilian: Binod Roy
Nationality of Target India
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage Unknown
Extent of Property Damage Unknown
Value of Property Damage Unknown
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Explosives/Bombs/Dynamite Remote Trigger
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?Yes
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Additional Information The victims included Binod Roy. This incident is part of a set of coordinated attacks in which both military and non-military entities were targeted.
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 1 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Triple blasts rock Imphal," Calcutta Telegraph, November 20, 2016.
"One dead, three injured in rebel attacks in Manipur," Times of India, November 20, 2016.
"India: Three bomb explosions in Imphal, 1 killed," The Tribune Online, November 20, 2016.