Monday, February 26th, 2018


Nemcha Kipgen calls on spiritual leader Shri Shri Ravi Sankar

Bengaluru, February 26, 2018 (DIPR): Social Welfare and Cooperation Minister      Smt. Nemcha Kipgen calls on spiritual leader Shri Shri Ravi Shankar at The Art of Living International Center during her recent visit to the IT city. During the meeting, the Minister puts forward various achievements of the BJP-led Government under the dynamic leader, Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh and emphasized that the government is extending every possible assistance, especially to the poor and needy people, by introducing various Welfare Schemes and Programme to uplift their lives towards betterment. TheRead More

LPG distributors from Manipiur bag top prizes

Imphal, February 26, 2018 (DIPR): Annual Indane LPG Distributors Convention 2018 was held at Spring Valley Resort, Sonapur, Assam on February 23, 2018. Awards were handed over to distributors under Silchar Area Office comprising of 4 States wherein Indane LPG Distributors from Manipur bagged 4 awards. Distributors from Manipur bagged the maximum prizes including Overall Best award. Around 14 more LPG distributorship will be opened in Manipur, where online selection was completed. The Convention was conducted by Silchar Area Office of Indian Oil Corporation, comprising of Barak Valley, Assam; Manipur;Read More

Biswajit urges engineers to engage media coordinators

Pothashang News Service : Imphal, February 26, 2018: Works minister Thongam Biswajit Singh, today urged the state public works department should engage some officials as media coordinators to provide technical clarifications to the media and improve communications between the department and the general public. Biswajit was at the inaugural of 2-day workshop on Quality Control in Road Construction and Preparation of DPR for Roads and Bridges at the Hotel Classic, Imphal. He said lack of communication between the department and the general public has only negatively impacted the relation. The mediaRead More

State Agriculture Fair, 2018 launched

Pothashang News Service : Imphal, February 26: State Agriculture Fair, 2018 for the farmers was launched today at Iboyaima Shumang Leela Shanglen, Palace compound, Imphal East. The function was organised by Agricultural Management and Extension Training Institute, department of agriculture, sponsored by the ministry of agriculture and farmers’ welfare. A total number of 42 stalls of various departments and self help groups are opened where agricultural products and agricultural implements are displayed. Chief secretary R.R. Rashmi, said the opening of  agri-fair would boost up and strengthen  the agricultural products , use of technologyRead More

CM attends to 380 peoples’ complaints

Pothashang News Service : Imphal, February 26, 2018: Chief minister Nongthombam Biren Singh attended to about 380 complaints on the joint Hill Leaders’ Day and Meeyamgi Numit at his secretariat today. He met nearly 800 people at his secretariat to listen to their grievances. The chief minister told the reporters that the performance of the new government is satisfactory towards bringing development in the state. He said he would continue to hold Meeyamgi Numit and Hill Leaders’ Day until the problems faced by the people aren’t solved. The chief minister said that grievancesRead More

Manipur government supplies Coal to industries in the state

Pothashang News Service : Imphal, February 26, 2018: Consumer affairs, food and public distribution (CAF & PD) minister Karam Shyam announced that the state has started catering coal to industrial units in the state so that deforestation can be banned effectively and at the same time increase the state’s income. Brick fields and other small and medium industrial units have been using wood fuel which leads to mass destruction of forest. In order to substitute the use of forest product the state has currently started supplying coal. This will help toRead More

MPYCC protests against Prime Minister Modi for ‘Looting the Nation”

Pothashang News Service : Imphal, February 26: Manipur Pradesh Youth Congress Committee (MPYCC) today protested against NDA government and Prime Minister Narendra Modi for allegedly looting the nation. The protest rally was held on Sunday at Mayang Imphal Bazar against Nirav Modi in association with Mayang Imphal Assembly Youth Congress Committee. In the biggest banking fraud in India’s history, Nirav Modi, a billionaire, luxury jewelry designer is the main accused. Government run Punjab National Bank has detected “fraudulent and unauthorised” transactions of over Rs. 11,400 crore. The prime accused, Nirav Modi has already fledRead More

Employees indefinite cease work strike ‘begins’ tomorrow

Pothashang News Service : Imphal, February 26, 2018:  Manipur Government Services’ Federation (MGSF) has announced to launch indefinite cease work strike tomorrow demanding to implement the 7th Pay Commission recommendations. The employees’ federation decided to launch the strike until the central pay is implemented. The meeting strongly condemned the delay in execution of the pay commission recommendations. The cease work strike will be exempt the education department in view of the ongoing examinations, said a press statement released by the general secretary, MGSF Purujit Lairikyengbam. On February 6 during the 4th session of the 11th ManipurRead More