An informant (情報屋 Jouhou-ya) is a person who provides privileged information about a person or organization to an agency. The term is usually used within the law enforcement world, where they are officially known as confidential or criminal informants (CI), and can often refer pejoratively to the supply of information without the consent of the other parties with the intent of malicious, personal or financial gain. However, the term is usually used in politics, industry and academia.
Informants in Len'en
Suzumi Kuzu is the only known informant as of now. They arrived at the same time Tsubakura Enraku and the rest were spirited away to Mugenri through an unknown method. They've secretly provided information to several key characters in the series at various times. Apparently, they knew Tsubakura and Yabusame Houlen and allegedly tried to fool and outright kill them.
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- Wikipedia's entry for Informant