2017

 

BRAVERY, COURAGE, HONESTY & DIGNITY DEFINES GORKHA COMMUNITY’S QUALITY

Imphal, December 27, 2017 (DIPR): Education, Labour & Employment Minister Shri Thokchom Radheshyam said that the Gorkha Community has always been defined by the quality of bravery, courage, honesty and dignity. The community, through their undying spirit of bravery, loyalty and sacrificing will for the welfare of the people, has made huge contributions in the making of the Nation and the state as well. The Minister was speaking at the two day Golden Jubilee Celebration of the All Manipur Gorkha Students’ Union (AMGSU) held at the Hindi Higher Secondary School,Read More


SWACHH SURVEKSHAN 2018: SHYAMKUMAR ANNOUNCES MONETARY ASSISTANCE FOR TOWNS

IMPHAL, DECEMBER 27, 2017 (DIPR): A one day media sensitization workshop was held on ‘Swachh Survekshan 2018’ at the City Convention Center, Palace Compound today, jointly organised by Directorate of Information & Public Relations (DIPR) and Municipal Administration and Urban Development (MAHUD). Swachh Survekshan (cleanliness inspection) is a survey conducted to rank cities on various sanitation and cleanliness parameters. Minister of MAHUD, Shri Thounaojam Shyamkumar, speaking as the Chief Guest of the function appealed to the media persons to spread awareness about the survey so that the State can attainRead More


REPORT ON LAND USE SURVEY OF MANIPUR PUBLISHES

IMPHAL,27th DECEMBER, 2017 (DIPR): A “ Report on Land Use Survey of Manipur” under Manipur Strategic Statistical Survey Programme (MASSSP) Using Remote Sensing & GIS was today published by Deputy Chief Minister Shri Yumnam Joykumar Singh at a function held at Conference Hall of his official chamber at Manipur Secretariat (North Block) in Imphal. The project which is implemented by the Directorate of Economics & Statistics and executed by Manipur Remote Sensing Applications Centre (MARSAC) is to generate geo-database of Nine-fold Land Use classes as per recommendation of the MinistryRead More


32nd FOUNDATION DAY OF MMI HELD AT LAMDAN

Imphal, December 27 , 2017(DIPR): The 32nd Foundation Day of Manipur Mountaineering Institute(MMI) organised by the Training Wing of Manipur Mountaineering and Training Association(MMTA) was held today at Lamdan, Henglep Sub-Division of Churachandpur District. The function was attended by CAF&PD,Revenue,Relief & Rehabilitation Minister Shri Karam Shyam as the Chief Guest, MLA,Henglep A/C,Chairma Hill Area Committee,Shri T. Thangzalam Haokip; Founder President MMTA Shri R.K. Ranendrajit Singh & Vice-President Zeliangrong Union, Manipur. Assam & Nagaland, Shri R Chandra Haomei as the Guests of Honour and President MMTA, Shri Bijoy Kakchingtbam as theRead More


‘SPORTS & EDUCATION PLAYS A MAJOR ROLE FOR A DISCIPLINE LIFE’

Kangpokpi, December 27, 2017(DIPR): Social Welfare and Cooperation Minister Smt. Nemcha Kipgen today inugurated the Annual Sports Cum Literary Meet organized by Kholep Youth Club, Kangpokpi at (L) Pu Jamdem Memorial Ground, Kangpokpi District. Addressing the gatherings as Chief Guest, Minister Nemcha stresses on the importance of sports and education in shaping the youths for a more disciplined lifestyle. So, she encouraged the youngsters to take up sports as a hobby or professionally and at the same time concentrate on the studies and academics too. As Manipur is a multi-ethnicityRead More


AR FELICITATES BOYS RCRUITED IN ARMY

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 24, 2017: Churachandpur Sector of Assam Rifles yesterday felicitated 90 boys who have been selected in Army during the Army Recruitment Rally held from 03-10 October 2017 at Leimakhong. The felicitation programme was organised at District Training Centre, Tuibong. V. Hangkhanlian, minister of agriculture, animal husbandry and veterinary, L Jayanta kumar Singh, Minister of Health, law, arts & culture were present on the occasion.  The event was also attended by Brigadier Ajay Kumar, commander, churachandpur sector, Assam Rifles, Khaipo Haokip Chairman ADC Churachandpur, Shyamlal Punia,Read More


AMFA PENALISES 7 REFEREES

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 27, 2017: The All Manipur Football Association (AMFA) has penalised seven referees, including a match commissioner, for officiating a football tournament without official permission of the football association. Six of the officials were suspended with immediate effect for two years along with a fine of Rs. 1, 000. They K. Moses Sareo, a match commissioner-cum-referee assessor, referees Y. Ingobi Singh, A. Boren Singh, K. Ajitkumar Meitei, T. Premjit Singh belonging to Imphal East District FA and K. Brojen Singh of DSA Kakching. Santosh Singh of DFARead More


ASSAM RIFLES APPREHENDS TWO SMUGGLERS

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 24, 2017: 11 Assam Rifles of 26 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) apprehended two smugglers with contraband forest items.    The apprehended smugglers were identified as Gopal Karki, aged 34 years, son of Dambar Bahadur Karki, resident of Hangbung IT Camp, Kangpokpi district and H. Doshusa daughter of Hepuni, aged 33 years resident of Chowainamei Khullen, Senapati district. On Friday following a specific information received by 11 Assam Rifles regarding move of banned contraband forest items in a Maruti Alto vehicle bearingRead More


NO DUSTBIN NO LICENSE; BASEMENT PARKING COMPLEX MANDATORY FOR SHOPPING COMPLEX

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 27, 2017: Minister of municipal administration, housing and urban development (MAHUD) Thounaojam Shyamkumar yesterday cautioned traders that license will not be issued to shops in municipal areas having no dustbins from next year. The minister made the announcement at the products launching and awards distribution function of SP Group Private Limited at Classic Grande, Imperial Hall. Shyamkumar said that starting from next year all the shops in all the Municipal areas need to procure licence and it will be obligatory for all the shops toRead More


BIREN URGES TO SHUN EVIL ACTIVITY

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 24, 2017: Chief minister Biren Singh has urged to shun involvement in evil activities in his Christmas greetings to his people. In his greetings Biren Singh said, “I greet the people of Manipur especially our Christian brethren on the joyous occasion of Christmas. It is time to listen and take the message of Christmas with utmost seriousness, shun involvement of oneself in any manner of evil activity and involve in spreading peace and bringing development in the state”. Social welfare and co-operation minister Nemcha kipgenRead More


REGISTRATION FOR ESTABLISHING MEETAC COMPLETE: BISWAJIT

Imphal, December 27th, 2017 (DIPR): Textiles, Commerce and Industry Minister Shri Thongam Biswajit Singh today said the government has finished registration for establishing Mission for Economic Empowerment of Traditional Artisans/ Craftsman (MEETAC). The mission is aimed towards attaining the goal of self –Employment and Inclusive Development and Economic Empowerment to Traditional Artisans/ Craftsman of the State. Speaking at the one day awareness cum Biometric Registration of Handloom Weavers, the Minister said that the State government is committed towards promoting the weavers of the State. The Minister maintained that the StateRead More


HUGE QUANTITY DRUG SEIZED

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 23, 2017: Police today seized large quantity of contraband drugs recovered from three individuals including an IRB rifleman at three separate incidents. Narcotic cell, Imphal East team seized 1,000 numbers of World Is Yours (WY) tablets from Douthalen Haokip, 33 of Molnom village in Churachandpur while conducting patrolling at New Checkon tribal market area. He is a rifleman in 4th IRB. In another move of the Narcotic cell 506 tablets of WY was detected at Khurai Heikru Makhong from Md Ibungou alias Tabo, 29, ofRead More


ASSAM RIFLES CELEBRATES CHRISTMAS

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 26, 2017: In continuation of its welfare activities, IGAR (South) under command units celebrated Christmas at various location. 11 Assam Rifles organised Christmas Day celebrations in the area of responsibility of the battalion from 20 Dec to 25 Dec 2017. The occasion was marked with distribution of Bibles and wall clocks to all the ninetyfive Churches in Moreh and nearby areas. Various ceremonies and interaction followed by tea with locals and Pastors at IB location and Company Operating Bases, Moreh and Church Function at unitRead More


LOUROI FESTIVAL UNDERWAY

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 22:  A 2-day State level Louroi Festival was launched today at IWSC Ground Khumbong Awang Sabal as its 9th edition. The festival is organised by State Level Louroi Festival Observation Committee on the theme “Honouring Farmers and Mother Earth”. Convenor of the committee Kh. Binashakhi stated that the age old traditions of sowing and harvest have disappeared gradually. Everone need to pay due attention to the shrinking of agricultural lands and drop in the number of farmers in the state, she added. The festival is organisedRead More


LPG HOME DELIVERY UNDER PMUY IN CCPUR

Pothashang News Service Imphal, December 23, 2017: Agriculture, veterinary and animal husbandry minister V. Hangkhanlian, today launched the LPG home delivery service and released Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana, PMUY at Dorcas Hall, New Lamka, churchandpur. Hangkhanlian said PMUY is a social welfare scheme for the beneficiaries to get the subsidy directly from the central government. As of now we are living in scientific age, the scheme is aimed at replacing the unclean smoke filled cooking by firewood mostly used in the villages with clean and more efficient LPG, he added.Read More


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