Saturday, April 8th, 2017


IMC warns to stop collecting money in the name of providing space for vendors

An Imphal Municipal Corporation Corporator Hijam Nutanchandra has warned against the collection of money and Aadhaar card by some persons promising vendor space over the Naga River in Imphal. Speaking to the media persons at his residence at Thangmeiband Thingelmarak, Hijam Nutanchandra, corporator of Ward No. 3 of IMC clarified that there is no arrangement to provide vendor space over the Naga River as put by MAHUD Minister and IMC. Instead, he urged the public and the people nearby the Naga River area to extend all possible support in theRead More

Security forces catches an arm dealer

Jammu and Kashmir Rifles and the state police yesterday apprehended a gang member who has been involving in arms dealing at Laiphrakpam. Based on a report of weapons trafficking and UG movement from the army surveillance team, 5 JAK RIF, Tulihal Battalions, Mayang Imphal Coy along with Wangoi Police Commando during checking Md Firoj khan, age 35 years, s/o late Majid Ali of Lilong Turel Ahanabi was apprehended with one U.S made 7 mm (.32) pistol loaded with live bullets. On spot questioning the individual confessed that has been aRead More

AR apprehends wife of Nikki Sumi with Rs. 18.5 lakhs

The Assam Rifles yesterday apprehended Shelly N. Sumi wife of Nikki Sumi, Lt. Gen of NSCN (K) at Karom village area along the Imphal-Dimapur road. A source said at around 6:00 pm yesterday the 34 AR apprehended Shelly N. Sumi along with three other ladies and one boy from Karom village when they were travelling in a bus from Dimapur to Imphal. The AR recovered a sum of Rs. 18.5 lakhs of Indian currency. All of them were later handed over to Lamphel Police.

Governor appeals JAC to allow burial of dead bodies lying at Morgue

Governor Najma A. Heptulla has appealed the JAC Against Anti-Tribal Bills (Churachandpur) to allow a decent burial with all religious rites to the dead bodies lying in the morgue and to participate wholeheartedly in the democratic process of dialogue for resolving their issues. In a press statement released today Heptulla stated that the agitations which erupted in the hill districts of Manipur immediately after passing of the 3 (three) Bills on ILPS, considered by the hill people to be anti-tribal, in the Manipur Legislative Assembly on 31/8/2015 led to the loss ofRead More