Thursday, May 31st, 2018


Chief minister Biren reaffirms his stand on Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and Naga peace talk

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, May 31, 2018: Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh today said that his government would never go against the will of the people and his government had already opposed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill. Regarding territorial integrity issue, Biren said, he immediately conveyed Manipur government’s and people’s stand to Naga peace talks interlocutor R.N. Ravi soon after his statement regarding possible outcome of the ongoing peace parleys was found published on a national daily. He had earlier declares that his government stands against threat that is against theRead More

Bill drafting committee for protection of Manipuri people constituted

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, May 31, 2018: The state government has constituted the state level drafting committee of Bill for Protection of Manipuri People on May 23, said government spokesperson Thongam Biswajit Singh. He said the committee will meet soon and is putting all efforts to introduce a draft Bill during the upcoming Monsoon Session. Addressing a press conference held today at his official quarter at Sanjenthong, Biswajit said that there is no restriction or official ban against any citizen of the country from entering the state; however, considering the prevailing situationRead More

Teachers clarifies over student harassing allegation

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, May 31, 2018: Teachers of Millenium Institute of Sciences, a higher secondary school in Imphal has clarified against the allegation for beating a class XII student of the school on May 25. Somenta Pangamba, father of the student Sanajaoba Pangamba alleged that his son was beaten badly by his school teachers for which he is given medical care at Jawaharlal Institute of Medical Sciences (JNIMS), Imphal. The father said on that day before the class begin Sanajaoba was adjusting his pant when a teacher Meisna Ranjan approachedRead More

Jeevan Raksha Padak award-2017 conferred to John Lalditsak

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, May 31, 2018: Chief minister N. Biren Singh presented ‘Jeevan Raksha Padak Award-2017’ to Master John Lalditsak. The award ceremony was held at CM’s Secretariat today. The Civilian Award ‘Jeevan Raksha Padak Award 2017’ was conferred by President of India and ministry of home affairs, to Master John Lalditsak in recognition of his indomitable courage and selfless heroic act for saving three persons from drowning on October 12, 2015. The civilian award consists of Jeevan Raksha Padak Award-2017, Jeevan Raksha Padak Medal, miniature medal, certificate and a cheque ofRead More