Saturday, March 10th, 2018


6 different Health Centres of the State Inaugurated by Health Minister Jayantakumar

Imphal; March 10, 2018 (DIPR): Health Minister Shri L. Jayantakumar Singh today inaugurated 6(Six) different Health Centres in the state. He also laid the foundation stone for the construction of 3 (three) different Health centres including a sub-district hospital. He also inaugurated the operation theatre block of CHC Mao. After the inauguration of newly constructed PHSC building at Keithemanbi under Kangpokpi district, Minister Jayantakumar inaugurated PHC Tadubi and PHC Phaibung at the campus of PHC Tadubi. Speaking as Cheif Guest at the inaugural function of PHSC Keithelmanbi in which Smt.Read More

River bank encroachers evacuated

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, March 10, 2018: Land encroachers along the river bank of Imphal river were demolished today at Minuthong area as par the Manipur Flood Plain Zoning Act, 1978. According to Flood Plain Zoning Authority it was declared that the boundaries and limits of the Imphal river should be properly maintained with the imposition of restriction of use of land. Sub-divisional officer, Porompat, Thounaojam Selina said the drive is conducted under four circle as Porompat circle, Heingang circle, Keirao circle and Bashikhong circle starting from Koirengei bridge. A sit-inRead More

Trial Selection on March 18

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, March 10, 2018: Manipur cum Indian Team Trial Selection will be held on March 18 at 8 am at Okibukai Dojo, Takhelmayum Leirak, Khurai Puthiba Leikai, Imphal East District, Manipur for International Seikai Karate Championship 2018 which is schedule to be held on 27th to 28th April 2O18 at Chainpur Chowk Bara, Nepal. Weight categories— Kumite Boys Groups— Boy 10 to 12 yrs; 12 to 14 yrs; 45 to 50 kg; 50 to 55 kg: Above 55 kg heavy weight. Kumite Girls Groups— Girls 10 to 12 yrs; 12 to 14Read More

Shyamkumar announces Rs. 5 Lakh compensation for deceased sweeper

Imphal, March 10, 2018 (DIPR): Municipal Administration, Housing and Urban Development (MAHUD) Minister Shri Thounaojam Shyamkumar today announced Rs 5 lakh compensation for the deceased sweeper of the Centre for Research on Environmental Development (CRED). Minister Th. Shyamkumar was speaking as the chief guest of the function at the Community Gardening held at the Khwairamband Ima Keithel organised by the Blooming Manipur in collaboration with the IMC. Toijam Tampha from Kiyamgei Khoirom Leikai, died on the spot after she was hit by a car while she was sweeping the roadRead More

Six schools inaugurated at Kangpokpi

Imphal, March 10 (DIPR): As a part of the ‘Inauguration Fortnight’ to commemorate the first anniversary of the first BJP-led government, education minister Thokchom Radheshyam along with social welfare and cooperation, minister and also the MLA of the Kangpokpi Nemcha Kipgen today inaugurated six schools located in and around Kangpokpi district. The schools inaugurated today were Saraswati Hindi Upper Primary School, Tuijang Part II Upper Primary School, Saikotjang Primary School, Chanmari Primary School, Thonte Primary School and Mokuli Primary School. The schools were constructed under the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA), Manipur. RadheshyamRead More

Drug worth over Rs 25,08,900 seized

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, March 10, 2018: Yesterday evening Tengnoupal police and NAB arrested one Myanmarese drug smuggler identified as ​U. Zaw Lin, 33 son of U. Mew Maung​ ​of Ein Chin Myain, Phawng Pynmyo,​ Myanmar from near Shree Angala Parmeshwari and Shree Muneeswar temple, Moreh Ward no.2 The team seized 30 packets of Heroin powder in 30 soap caps and 298 pieces of WY tablets from his possession. The seized drug was estimated to value about Rs. 25,08,900 in international market.

1, 837 acres of poppy plantations destroyed this year

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, March 10, 2018: In Manipur poppy plantations that would produce opium worth around Rs. 128 crores 59 lakhs have been destroyed so far this year during opium plants destruction operations. The operations have been conducted by Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB) and Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) with the support of state police force, customs and central para-military forces and state officials including horticulture and forest department officials. Today a team led by NCB and NAB destroyed poppy plantations at Hangoipat in Imphal East. Eighty-three acresRead More

Family denied Suicide claims of Naik Muyo

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, March 10, 2018: Family of Yangmi Muyo, Lance Naik of Laimakhong Territorial Army has denied Yanmi died of suicide, and alleged that Yangmi was murdered on January 18 by inmates. Lance Naik Yangmi Muyo, 34, was found dead in the store room with his throat slice three times. Yangmi joined service in 2006. He was serving at 165 Battalion in Laimakhong in wireless department and sharing the posted camp with three other colleagues. Yangmi Muyo, son of Diamond Muyo of Halang village, Ukhrul district was survived by his wife and aRead More

Manipur House for patients opened in Delhi

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, March 10, 2018: “Manipur House”, an affordable accommodation centre for patients and their caretakers coming to Delhi for treatment is opened at Vasant Kunj, near Fortis hospital. The accommodation centre was established by United Living Trust an organisation based in Delhi. It was formed recently in January and it has been actively provided social platforms for people of the state even before the formation of the trust. Secretary of the ULT, Anand Wangkhem said in a press conference at Manipur Press Club that the house isRead More