Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017


Manipur witnesses quake and hailstorm

Manipur’s capital city Imphal today witnessed an unusual winter hailstorm that rained for about six minutes till 4:30 pm after the state witness a mild earthquake that occurred at 2: 40 pm. However no destruction or human casualty has been reported till the filing of this report.

Seven injured in police action at Senapati

At least seven demonstrators including three women were injured today in police action at Senapati district town while the agitators stormed towards the districts mini secretariat. As a part of the United Naga Council’s picketing of government office in all Naga inhabited areas from December 31 midnight to protest against the creation of seven new districts on December 8. There has been imposition of CrPC 144 in Senapati, Ukhrul and Kangpokpi following the announcement of picketing government establishments by the UNC. There were tussles between the police force and theRead More

Six civilians injure in police action

At least six civilians including a man were today injured in police action at a mob agitating over district boundary dispute over the creation of Kangpokpi district without resolving boundary disputes at Singda village. Large people from Chiru, Ireng, Kadangpal, Kangchup, Khurkhul and Phayeng staged a sit-in at Singda area of Kadangband part-1 by blocking the road in agitation against the government’s step to inaugurate a new police station of the newly formed Kangpokpi district at Leimakhong by upgrading the Singda police outpost. Kangpokpi is one of the seven districtsRead More

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