Saturday, August 19th, 2017
The Enquiry Committee which was constituted to probe into the irregularities on the procurement of Digital Radio Sets and Repeaters for Manipur Police Department under the Modernisation of State Police Forces during the period 2013-2014 has submitted the interim enquiry report to the Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh today. The three member committee headed by Principal Secretary Shri J.C. Ramthanga along with Additional Director-General of Police (AP) Shri Anand Prakash and Inspector-General of Police (Admn) Dr. S. Ibocha Singh handed over the interim report to the Chief Minister inRead More
Deputy Chief Minister Shri YumnamJoykumar Singhalong with Commerce and Industries Minister Shri ThongamBishwajit Singh, inaugurated North East Centre for Ethno Medicinal Research at Hengbung Village inKangpokpi district today. The Research Centre was opened within the campus of Foundation for Environment & Economic Development Services (FEEDS) near KrishiVigyan Kendra (KVK), Hengbung. Speaking at the inaugural function, Deputy Chief Minister said, opening of such a centre will be a milestone in North-East especially to Manipur as the State has abundant medicinal plants. He said, we have so many traditional ways of healingRead More
Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh said that the present Government is fully aware about the issues besieging the State and it has been putting in serious effort to resolve all these issues before people resort to any agitation. However, no organisation/ individual should hold the Government to ransom to fulfill any demand, he asserted. He was speaking as the chief guest at the State level Sadbhavana Diwas celebration organised by the State Government at the Banquet Hall of 1st Battalion Manipur Rifles today. Reminding that Nungei violence was reported during the timeRead More
One Indian Reserve Batallion coy was today suspended following ferrying large quantity of local liquor in office vehicle which crashed with a car while coming back from Sekmai. Ningshen Vashum the commandant of 5th IRB, Thenguchingjin today issued the suspension order. The suspended coy was Jangkholal Baite of 5th IRB. During the suspension his headquarter will be at 5th IRB and he will not leave the HQ without prior permission from the commandant. He will be entitled subsistence allowance as admissible during the suspension period, says the order.
Social Welfare and Cooperation Minister Smt. Nemcha Kipgen today released the first ‘Consolidated Annual Report – 2012-16’ of Manipur Commission for Protection of Child Rights (MCPCR) at the office chamber of the Minister at New Secretariat, Imphal. On this occasion, Minister expressed that every child is precious and as such fundamental rights of all the children will be protected through the commission. She also seeks cooperation from all the stakeholders. The Minister urged the Chairperson and members of the commission to work efficiently so that justice is not denied toRead More
A one-day food festival “ Gusto de ICM” was held today inside the campus of Institute of Co-operative Management, Lamphel. The food fest that was organised for the first time by ICM was inaugurated today by its Director Dr.N. Ranjana Devi. Hosted by trainee officers and students of ICM, today’s food festival comprises of a mixture of wide variety of local as well as foreign delicacies like fermented soya bean to fried pork as well as steamed rice cake(changlhah). Other mouth smelling snacks include momo, pork sausage, chicken samosa, singju,Read More
One day consultative workshop for the stakeholders of Churachandpur district under the theme “Vision by -2022 & Manipur Vision -2032” and discussion on work plan to “Improve and Sustain General Hygiene & Cleanliness” was held at the DTC Hall, near DC Office, Churachandpur today. The event was organised by District Administration, Churachandpur District & Centre for study of Social Exclusive Policy (CSSEIP), Manipur University. The workshop was attended by Shri V. Hangkhanlian, Minister Agriculture, Veterinary and Animal Husbandry as the Chief Guest. Speaking on the occasion Minister Shri V.Hangkhanlian congratulated theRead More
Eastern Sporting Union thrashed Star Club, Top Moirangkampu by 5-0 goals in the M.Ibobi Memorial First Division Football League 2017 played at ABA Ground, Imphal East. Eastern Sporting Union buldozzed theirs way in the 6 minute of play with S.Rajesh cracking home the opening goal. However Star Club hold fort in the remaining minute of first half play to trial by a solitary goal. However in the second half, Eastern Sporting Union rattles up with Heman(47th), James Bond(51st), Tome Crow(69th) and O.Santa(70th) increased the tally for the huge win. StarRead More
12 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) apprehended one drug smuggler carrying Heroin and Brown Sugar worth approx Rs 2.52 crores. At around 11: 45 hours yesterday, a Maruti Van moving from Moreh to Imphal was stopped and checked at Check Post Khudengthabi, Tengnoupal District. On through checking, 282 grams of Heroin and 278 grams of Brown Sugar were recovered. The above recovered drugs along with apprehendee was handed over to Customs Authorities, Moreh.
12 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of HQ IGAR (South) apprehended one gold smuggler carrying 140 gold bars weighing approximately 23.230 kgs worth Rs 6.969 crores at vehicle check post, Tengnoupal on Thursday 17 August 2017. At around 1705 hours, a bus bearing Regd No MN 04 7351 carrying wooden planks was intercepted and stopped at vehicle check post Tengnoupal for checking. During thorough checking, some suspicious modification was noticed near radiator of the bus above the driver side head light. On further checking someRead More