Bishnupur/Imphal, January 30, 2018 (DIPR): Surprise inspection at various NGOs run under UJJAWALA and Swadhar Greh Schemes was conducted today by Social Welfare and Cooperation Minister Smt. Nemcha Kipgen. The inspection was carried out in some of the NGOs located in Bishnupur District, Imphal West District and Imphal East District respectively. Addressing the media, Minister Nemcha said that the main motive of today’s inspection is to check whether the NGOs are properly functional as per the norms and guidelines under the UJJAWALA and Swadhar Greh Schemes. Social Welfare Minister expressedRead More
CHURACHANDPUR, Jan 30 (DIPR):Deputy Commissioner, Churachandpur district Shri Shyam Lal Poonia today declared to make the district ‘Leprosy Free’ during the launch of Sparsh Leprosy Awareness campaign cum Anti-Leprosy Fortnight observance organized by District Leprosy Unit/NLEP, DHS, Ccpur at CMO Mini Conference Hall here. The campaign has been observed to create awareness about leprosy on January 30 every year to commemorate the martyrdom of Mahatma Gandhi. Speaking as the chief guest of the function, Shri Shyam Lal Poonia declared that the district administration would make all efforts to find allRead More
Imphal, January 30, 2018: Tengnoupal district police today apprehended one cadre of KCP Noyon group from near Eastern Shine ground identified as Ashem Rishikanta@Thoupanba Singh(22) son of A.Tomba Singh of Ningthoukhong Kha Khunou, self styled lance corporal, trained in 22nd batch in the year of 2013 at Leipok of Myanmar. He has been working under self styled Lt. Langam.
Lady drug dealer arrested with drug and money; 1 NAB and 1 police personnel involve in another drug case
Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 29, 2018: Drugs with a sum of Rs, 1, 07, 830 were seized by a combined team of Thoubal police and Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB) from a lady, resident of Lilong, with the support of All Lilong Anti Durg Association (ALADA) and Anti Social Prevention Organization (ASPO). The drugs were seized from Serabanu @ Ibem, 30, wife of Minhadur Rahman of Lilong Haoreibi Chandrakhong yesterday. The joint state team along with the volunteers of ALADA and ASPO conducted a house search operation at theRead More
Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 29, 2018: Police today raided shops and godowns at different market places in Churachandpur and seized large quantities of banned tobacco products that would worth Rs. 4 lakh. The seized tobacco products included 905 Sadar ,120 Baba , Baba Black, Sajan Tobacco , Balkimi tobacco, Rally Khaini tobacco, Nerula Tobacco Baba 120 among others. The Churachanpur police apprehended seven (7) persons for selling the banned tobaccos products.
Imphal, January 29, 2018 (DIPR): Education, Labour & Employment Minister Shri Thokchom Radheshyam has appreciated the initiative taken up to organized the State Level Manipur Pony Show, 2018, and, said; anybody who loves and thinks about Manipur should love and think about conserving and saving the one only soul of Polo the Pony. The Minister was speaking as Chief Guest at the valedictory function of the “State Level Manipur Pony Show”, 2018 held at the Sports Complex, College of Agriculture, Central Agriculture University, CAU, Imphal. The Pony show was organizedRead More
It is indeed a great lost for his family in payticular and the journalist union in general. On this fateful day of January 29, 2018 morning, a news reporter /Correspondent from Tamei, and member of Manipur Hill Journalists’ Union (MHJU), Mr. Abing Mathew s/o Souding of Tamei, Tamei Sub-Division, Tamenglong left this world for eternity. The Manipur Hill Journalists’ Union (MHJU) express our deepest condolence to the bereave family members and pray for them. He left behind his wife along with two sons and a daughter. He is currently theRead More
Imphal, January 29, 2018 (DIPR): Education Minister Shri Thokchom Radheshyam opined the need to conduct a comparative study of the schools in hills and valleys, so that, a teaching method could be designed to lessen the issue of language barrier faced by the teachers and students specially at the Primary Stage for maximum learning. The Minister said Manipur is inhabited by 36 recognized ethnic groups speaking different languages. He was speaking as Chief Guest at the inauguration of two days Regional Consultation Workshop on Post-NAS Interventions, Undertaken the Report CardRead More
Imphal, January 24, 2018 (DIPR) : A total of 3,53,325 (three lakhs fifty three thousand three hundred twenty five) applicants including 2,41,832 ( two lakhs forty one thousand eight hundred thirty two) male and 1,11,493 (one lakh eleven thousand four hundred ninety three) female applicants are Live-Registered in the different Employment Exchange of Manipur at the end of November, 2017 according to monthly progress report on the working of State Employment Service, Manipur issued by the Directorate of Employment, Government of Manipur. The total number of registered job seekers inRead More
Imphal, January 29, 2018 (DIPR): A press conference was held today at the conference hall of the office of CAF&PD, Revenue, Relief & Rehabilitation Minister Shri Karam Shyam that discussed matters relating to NFSA Central Assistance and purity of Indian Oil Corporation PCTC oil. The previous Congress Government has not yet given the transporters’ fare and marginal money for the fair price shops (Rs. 65 per Quinton ) during 2016-17 ever since NFSA started operation in April 2016, Minister Shyam said. “For the first time, NFSA transporters’ bill is cleared. We willRead More
Imphal, January 24, 2018 (DIPR): Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh said that the NDA led Government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has changed and transform the vision “Look East Policy” into “Act East Policy” to maintain a strong cohesive relationship with the South East Asian countries. This was stated by him during a flag off ceremony of delegates and Manipur Women’s team for the Women football exhibition match between Myanmar and India cum Business meet with traders of Mandalay and Sagaing division to be held on 27th-30th January 2018. TheRead More
Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 29, 2018: Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh has announced cash awards of Rs. 5 lakhs, 4 lakhs and 3 lakhs for government schools students who secure the top three positions in the forthcoming metric and higher secondary examinations of the state board and council. Those students who secure positions from 4th to 25th rank will be given Rs. 1 lakh each. For district toppers, cash awards of Rs 1 lakh, 50,000 will be given to those students who secured 1st and 2nd rank in the district, said the chief minister. The chief minister made the announcement on Sunday at the “Well Wishing Ceremony” organised to wish all theRead More
Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 23, 2018: Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh has instructed to complete the construction of Rani Gaidinliu Park ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Imphal in March. Biren Singh today gave the instruction when he inspected the construction of Rani Gaidinliu park when he made a surprise inspection at the site of the on-going construction works of the civil secretariat buildings at Mantripukhri, Imphal West. Rani Gaidinliu Park site is located adjacent to the secretariat building. MLA Lamlai assembly constituency Ksh. Biren Singh, chief secretaryRead More
Pothashang News Service Imphal, January 29, 2018: Socialist Students’ Union of Manipur (SSUM) has pointed out Anganwadi workers for manipulating the children data for their own benefits. Convener of the student body Naorem Tanoranjan has urged the state to look over the Anganwadi centers as the figures of children are manipulated by increasing its number to earn opportunities for their own. Tanoranjan was adressing a press meet held yesterday at its head office, Keishampat Leimajam Leikai, Imphal West. He said some of them use the center for their own purpose otherRead More
Churachandpur, January 23, 2018 (DIPR): Forest and Environment Minister Shri Thaounaojam Shyamkumar today inspected the forest areas under Henglep sub-division in Churachandpur district. The Minister was accompanied by Shri K. Angami, PCCF & HoFF along with the forest officials of the Divisional Forest Officer, Southern Forest Division, Churachandpur. Addressing media persons at Mualdak village, 50 kms from the Churachandpur district headquarter, Th. Shyamkumar said the people of the area must protect the forest to save the environment. He said people are still practising Jhum cultivation which is depleting the forest cover. He urged theRead More