Unknown miscreants shot a man dead near Uchekon Takhol Mapal, Purukshoubi Laifam, Imphal East around 6.30 pm on Tuesday.
Local residents found the body after they went to check after hearing 5-6 rounds of gunshots in the area.
The man was blindfolded with black cloth. He wore a camouflage jacket and jeans and both his hands were tied at the back.
Details of the incident are awaited.