The additional Chief Secretary (Home) Dr. Suresh Babu today issued an order to conduct an enquiry by an Enquiry Committee consisting of Promod Ashthana, IPS, Additional Director General of Police as Chairman, Sumant Singh, IAS, Secretary(RD&PR) and Clay Khongsei, IPS, IGP as members. State home department sanctioned a sum of Rs. 8, 01, 54, 775/- under the plan 2009-10 and 2010-2011 for procurement of CCTVs for installation and commissioning at Raj Bhavan, Chief Minister bungalow and bazaar areas. It has been brought to the notice of the home department thatRead More
Troops of 27 Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ 10 Sector Assam Rifles & IGAR (South) detected an IED on 27 March 2017 at 09:15 am in a search operation. The IED was placed under a culvert on NH-202 in the general area of cement factory, Ukhrul, said a statement released by the AR today. The area was immediately cordoned off and bomb disposal squad has neutralized the IED in time. There by, emanating the threat on vehicle moving on NH-202. Owing to the vigilant troops of 27 AssamRead More
With the objective to promote cashless modes of payment in Manipur, Digi-Dhan Mela is scheduled to organise at City Convention Centre, Palace Compound, Imphal on April 2. It was announced by chief secretary, O. Nabakishore Singh at a press meet held at the conference hall, old secretariat today. He said that the Digi-Dhan Melas will be held across 100 different cities in the country, which will also promote awareness among the consumers and the business community. Minister of State for Home, Kiren Rijiju and minister of state for Railways, RajenRead More
Chief Secretary, O. Nabakishore Singh has served instruction to all the administrative secretaries not to keep file pending in their offices for more than a day. Nabakishore has advised the secretaries to check punctuality in the office attendance of the employees. In the recent meeting with the administrative secretaries and heads of departments chief minister N. Biren Singh had expressed for the timely disposal of files and punctuality in attendance, particularly for good governance and delivery of services to the public transparently.
With the occurrence of flood and rising water level in the major rivers in Imphal after incessant two days rainfall in Manipur a state cabinet meeting was held today following which an action committee was constituted and immediately opened a flood control room at Khoyathong in Imphal West district. The main flood control room opened provided telephone numbers- 2451550 and 2450195 to receive the complaints from the public. An immediate measure of pumping out water from inundated area, cleaning of drainage and strengthening of river banks were initiated by theRead More
As par the cabinet decision made on February 24 the principal secretary (planning) Vineet Joshi has circulated office memorandum to all the additional chief secretaries, principal secretaries, commissioners, secretaries and heads of departments on Wednesday. In a press statement released today by the Directorate of Information and Public Relations said the memorandum instructs all departments to prepare work programmes well in advance, so as to enable all the stake holders/departments accountable for the proper utilisation of fund initially during the first four months of financial year 2017-18. The memorandum alsoRead More
The All Manipur Football Association has shortlisted twenty eight players for presenting to the AIFF Scouting team on April 10-11 at 8am at Artificial Turf, Khuman Lampak for enrolling into the AIFF U-16 Academy. The shortlisted players are Ph.Vikash, Faruk Saha from Imphal East, Wangthangkup from Chandel, K.Konalish, N.Rohit, Ksh.Maheshwar, Th.Satish from Kakching, A. Amujao, Langamba Meitei from Moreh, Thauggoulen Kipgen, Thaugleisei Haokip, Thanglenkhai Haokip, Khhigunhao Joel Haokip from Sadar Hills, Tangva Ragui, Mataishang from Ukhrul, I.Santosh, O.Ranjan, N.Dhanabir, Th.Sanathoi from Bishnupur, Paolenmor Chongloi, Limsangkai Hungdim from Senapati, Mungkhanlian fromRead More
Imphal East District Football Association registered theirs second victory beating DSA Bishnupur by a solitary goal in the 28th Junior Boys Inter District Football Tournament 2017 played at Artificial Turf, Khuman Lampak. The winning goal for Imphal East team was scored by Renedy Singh in the 53 minute for the victory. Imphal East had beaten Imphal West team in theirs opening match. As for DSA Bishnupur team, it was theirs second defeat in the league. Imphal East topped the league, fetching six points in the league. In another match, ImphalRead More
Education & Labour Minister Shri Thokchom Radheshyam as his first known service as a minister inspected 13 government schools ranging from primary to higher secondary level located within Heirok and Yairipok. He has started fulfilling his promises with the initiation of inspecting government schools as he had promised on the day he was elected to give priority to education and health sector. Radheshyam interacted with the teachers pertaining to different problems to these schools like infrastructure, toilet, mid-day meal, upgradation, unfair means exercise in exams, low student-teacher ratio etc. andRead More
The Assam Rifles has taken up several civic action programme in different fields rendering various services to remote areas of Manipur and celebrated Shangshak day. In a press statement released today, the 27 Assam Rifles of 10 Sector Assam Rifles under aegis of HQ IGAR (South) presented water supply equipment and solar street lights to village KhamasomKhullenof Ukhrul district on 26 March 2017.Village KhamasomKhullen has been facing acute water crisis and provision of the much needed pipeline stores by Assam Rifles will effectively mitigate the hardships being faced by theRead More
The state government has announced ex gratia to each of the bereaved family members of those who died and injured yesterday in different road mishaps. Chief minister has announced an ex gratia of Rs. 2 lakhs each to bereaved family members of those who were killed, Rs. 50, 000 each to those who were seriously injured and Rs. 30, 000 each to those who were less injured. In different road mishaps along the two national highways 21 died and 23 were injured.
Joining the rest of the country the All India Gramin Dak Sevak Union, Manipur Division, N.E. Circle today staged a sit-in-protest at Imphal Head Post Office, Babupara, Imphal demanding to implement all the positive recommendation of Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) committee including modifications suggested by All India Gramin Dak Sevak Union (AIGDSU). Speaking to reporters, W. Ibohalbi, President of AIGDSU, Manipur division said the union is staging the protest in demands to implement the commission report as the pay commission which have been already in-effect since January of 2016 haveRead More
Tiddim Road Athletic Union registered 4 wicket win over Youth Welfare Club, Langthabal to moves into the semi final in the 1st MCA T-20 Luwangpokpa Trophy 2017 played at Luwangpokpa Cricket Stadium. Prafulmani steadied Youth Welfare Club innings hitting 20 runs but theirs quota of over ran out, managing just 92 runs for 8 wicket from 20 overs. Prakashmani got 19 runs while Bingson remain unbeaten with 11 runs. Among Tiddim bowler Raju and Bobin claimed two wicket each while Thomas, Saroj and Priyojit got a wicket each. In reply,Read More
Imphal East District Football Association thrashed Imphal West District Football Association by 2-0 goals in the 28th Junior Boys Inter District Football Tournament 2017 which got underway at Artificial Turf, Khuman Lampak. The Imphal East team proved much superior to its Imphal West counterpart with Ng.Naocha Singh netting home the opening goal in the 3 minute for the lead in the first half. Later Naocha Singh repeated his feat scoring his second goal in the 59 minute for the victory today. In another match, DSA Bishnupur drubbed DFA Thoubal byRead More
At least twenty one persons including women died and nine others injured in four road accidents today. The first accident took place near a bridge between Makhan Tibo and Chakhumai area of Senapati district along the Imphal-Dimapur road at around 3: 30 this morning. In the accident an Imphal bound tourist bus bearing registration number MN01 4 A9503 feel into a gorge by the Makhan village. In the accident 11 persons died. The second accident took place along the other National Highway which connects Imphal and Jiribam. A passenger TataRead More