By Devjyot Ghoshal
NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Authorities in Myanmar have requested India to return a number of cops who sought refuge to keep away from taking orders from a army junta that seized energy within the Southeast Asian nation final month, an official in northeast India stated on Saturday.
Round 30 Myanmar police and their relations got here throughout the border looking for refuge in latest days, because the junta’s suppression of protesters has turned more and more violent, with dozens killed for the reason that Feb. 1 coup.
The senior-most official in Champhai, a district within the Indian state of Mizoram, instructed Reuters that she had acquired a letter from her counterpart in Myanmar’s Falam district requesting the return of eight police “so as to uphold pleasant relations.”
Deputy Commissioner Maria C.T. Zuali stated on Saturday that she was “ready for the