Wednesday, March 7th, 2018


State will avail coal quota from this current year: Ranjan

Imphal, the 7th March, 2018 (DIPR): CAF & PD (Consumer Affairs Food and Public Distribution) Department has decided to avail the Coal quota for Manipur from this current year which was not lifted earlier. Coal India Limited has allocated 7, 00,000 MT (Seven Lakhs MT). This will definitely give a boost to the local entrepreneurs’ and small industrial units that rely on firewood and bootlegged Coal, said Director CAF & PD Shri Ranjan Yumnam today in the ongoing series of press conference, organised by DIPR at its office at MoirangkhomRead More

New scheme for poor students will be launched within March 15: CM

Imphal, March 07, 2018 (DIPR): Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh has said that an education scheme for the children of financially weak families of the State will be launched within March 15, 2018. Under the new scheme, the State Government would bear all the expenses of books, admission fees and uniform for the poor students reading in Class IX and X, he added. He was speaking as the Chief Guest at the inauguration of a Primary Health Centre (PHC) with staff quarters and a Rural Market Shed at Tumukhong Moirangpurel in Imphal EastRead More

Governor pays last respect to Naik Amar Sher Singh

Pothashang News Service : Imphal, March 7, 2018: Governor of Manipur Najma Heptulla today paid last respect to Naik Amar Sher Singh who was killed during a counter insurgency operation on Monday at Khoupum area in Manipur’s Noney district at the wreath laying ceremony to honour. The governor appealed the people to lay down their arms and come forward to bring a peaceful and strong state. She said it is sorrowful to learn that a brave jawan who stayed awake at night so that we can sleep has lost his life. She stressedRead More

People press to book killer

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, March 7th, 2018: People of Thangmeiband have been gearing up to get justice against the killing of Thokchom Jagat during Yaoshang festival at Nagamapal in Imphal West. Jagat, 24, son of Th. Suresh, resident of Nagamapal Phougeiahngbam Leikai, Imphal was shot death while returning from attending Thabal Chongba on the first night of the Yaoshang festival by unidentified people. The joint action committee (JAC) formed against the killing of Jagat cautioned the state that they will take up several forms of agitations if the government fails toRead More

Citizen Centric Governance is the hallmark of the Government: CM

Imphal, March 7th, 2018 (DIPR): Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh said that the primary objective of the present government is to deliver citizen centric governance to solve the problems faced by the people at grassroots in the State. This was stated by him at the inauguration of 6 Grid Connected Rooftop Solar Power Plants (400 kW) at different Government Buildings held at City Convention, Imphal yesterday. The six Grid connected Rooftop Solar Power Plants are installed at City Convention Centre (100kW), National Sports Academy (100kW), Inter State Bus Terminus(100kW), SecuredRead More

One day stake holders’ meet on workers’ education held

Imphal, March 7th, 2018 (DIPR): An interactive session with the Stake Holders of Workers Education was held yesterday as part of awareness programme for socio-economic upliftment and empowerment of the workforce. The programme was held at the Conference Hall, Hotel Tampha, North AOC, Imphal. Speaking at the session, Shri Onkar Sharma Additional Director, DTNBWE & D, Ministry of Labour & Employment, Govt. of India said that the Board was initially concentrated on educating the workers employed in the organised sector. After the recommendation by the Workers Education Review Committee and subsequentRead More