Monday, May 28th, 2018


No community should try to repress another community: CM

Imphal, May 26, 2018 (DIPR): Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh has urged the people of the State to discard the notion of belonging to small or big community and put in joint effort to bring development of the State by upholding the sense of oneness. He was speaking as the Chief Guest at the opening session of the 24th Khurpui-Lam Festival, 2018 at Chandrakirti Auditorium, Palace Compound in Imphal East District today. People of around 36 communities have been living together harmoniously in the State since time immemorial, and this isRead More

Intensified Diarrhoea Control Fortnight launched

Pothashang News Service: Imphal. May 28, 2018: Health and family welfare minister L. Jayantakumar Singh today launched the Intensified Diarrhoea Control Fortnight, 2018 at the Conference Hall of Jawahar Lal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences (JNIMS), Porompat, Imphal East. Jayantakumar said that collective effort is quite necessary to control diarrhoea. He said that mass awareness is also required for successful implementation of the intensified diarrhoea control fortnight. Diarrhoea is a disease which everyone has heard about from the past many years but fighting this deadly disease needs proper attention and effective measures.Read More

Secretariat employees join cease work strike

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, May 28, 2018: Manipur secretariat on Monday remained paralysed as its employees have launched mass cease work strike demanding immediate implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations. The Joint Administrative Council of All Manipur Trade Unions’ Council (AMTUC) and All Manipur Government Employees’ Organisation (AMGEO) launched cease work strike on March 22. Moirangthem Iboyaima, working president of Manipur Secretariat Services’ Association said, we have talked with the state government many times. The chief minister had told us to implement the central pay scale after the fitment committee provides a report. Now afterRead More

JCILPS gears up screening unidentified non-locals

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, May 28, 2018: In the move to check presence of non-locals without improper identification proof in Manipur, Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) detected 56 such non-locals residing at Thangmeiband Assembly Constituency in Imphal. Convenor of JCILPS, student’s wing, Manjit Sarangthem said the non-locals without proper identification proof like Aadhar, residential certificates or voter identity cards were found on Sunday during a joint drive conducted by JCILPS and Thangmeiband United Youth Club (TUYC). He said out of 186 tenants residing in rented house of Thangmeiband KhomdramRead More