Imphal: Militants set ablaze an office of the block development officer in Manipur's interior Bishenpur district, destroying files and properties, official reports said on Wednesday.

Reports said Block Development Office at Moirang, about 45 km south of here, was set afire by militants on Tuesday.

Reports said office files, materials and other properties were destroyed. No group or organisation has claimed responsibility.

Moirang police station has registered a case in this connection.

(Agencies)