Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
In a move to fill the supply gape of diesel fuel due to ongoing economic blockade called by the United Naga Council the India air force today air lifted two truck tanks from Guwahati to Imphal. The BJP national leaders assured of airlifting petroleum products at a public gathering at Langthabal constituency on Friday. The first flight arrived at 9: 45 am and the second flight landed at 3: 45 pm.
At least nine people including six women were injured in a clash between the supporters of congress candidate Okram Kennedy who is the son of CM Ibobi Singh and the supporters of BJP candidate Th. Jadumani at Kahngabok constituency, today. The incident took place this morning at Khangabok Cherapur which is under the jurisdiction of Thoubal Police station. There were no serious injuries. Police rushed at the spot where the tussle was taking place. The police fired teargas shells to control the situation which effectively brought to peaceful ending.
All Manipur Inter State Bus and Allied Transport Association showing dissatisfaction to the shortage of diesel supply has warned the government authority not to invite for any unwanted outcome. Talking to the reporters at its office the transport association today urged the concern authority to allocate 3,000 litres per day with a proper system so that inconvenience to the drivers would not be created. Secretary of the transport association M. Bimol Singh said there is fear of stopping the service as there has been improper management of diesel supply thatRead More
People at Sekamaijin Thongam leikai seize 13 kgs of heroine drug seized from two ladies from Churachandpur this morning. The local club saw the duo in suspicious manner and when searched their belonging with the help of local women and found 13 packets of heroine no. 4 drug. People burnt the drugs and later handed the two women to the Mayang Imphal Police.
A section of people today burnt the effigy of deputy chief minister of Manipur Gaikhangam who also holds the portfolio of home minister. The citizens protested against the minister and all shops and trade business were shut down with the burning of the effigy at a market place in Tamenglong. Protestors say Gaikhangam has ignored the people of Tamenglong which invited the protest. The deputy CM today filed nomination paper at DC office Tamenglong. All the vehicular movements between Tamenglong and Imphal were stopped, said a source.
Candidates contesting in the ensuing state legislative assembly election are aspired to represent their people and work for the betterment of the people in their respective constituencies as well as in the state and the country and Pothashang met a candidate who sticks on to develop Andro, one of the cultural heritage site and a tourist destination of Manipur. Pothashang today met a candidate, K.N. Singh who is contesting on Manipur National Democratic Front, MNDF’s ticket. He was an intending candidate for BJP, but left the party when he realisedRead More