Wednesday, January 18th, 2017


Security alert

Police today conducted its spot verification operation at Thangal Bazar’s Kasturi bridge area in the heart of Imphal in continuation taking up of security measures ahead of the republic day celebration. The operation was led by Th. Haokip, DSP, Imphal West. In the move 17 persons who couldn’t provide identification documents were picked up by the police for further verification. A team of Imphal West Police also conducted a combing operation at Keithelmanbi area under the supervision of Dr. S. Ibomcha, ASP (ops). The police cordoned Mahakabui Namching village andRead More

Caution to boycott election

Villagers of 51-Saitu constituency has warned to boycott election at the constituency if the election authority does not correct the irregularities in the voters list. The villagers say the recently released voters list includes those who had already shifted to another constituency. Fake voters with fake photos are attached and minors are included in the list with fake birth certificate complains the villagers. Talking to the reporters here at Manipur Press Club today, Lethang Kipgen, chief of Manamzang village said 80 % of the voters in the list do notRead More

VDF warns to avoid election duty

All Manipur VDF (Village Defence Force) Welfare Association has cautioned that the VDF personnel will not indulge in their assigned duties including the assembly election duties if their demands are not fulfilled by February 20. In a statement N. Rameshwor Singh, publicity secretary of the welfare association in a press statement released today stated the government has not been responding positively despite of their appeal since 2015 demanding to increase their monthly honorarium. The VDF personnel get Rs 4,000 as monthly salary and additional Rs 1,000 as ration allowance. TheyRead More


Model Club, Chingamakha were relegated from Elite group as they were beaten by Cachar Road Athletic Union by 10 runs in the 3rd MCA W.Prahlada & W.Ramananda Elite Tournament 2016-17 played at Luwangpokpa Cricket Stadium. The relegation match saw, Cachar Road winning the toss, elected to bat first with Bimol Singh making 32 runs while Amitkumar Singh got 29 runs, Ronil and Herachandra Singh made 18 runs and 17 runs respectively, to post 146 runs for 7 wickets from 35 over out of the alloted 40 over. Among the ModelRead More