Tuesday, September 11th, 2018


All set for Swachh Survekshan 2019

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, September 11, 2018: Municipal Administration, Housing and Urban Development (MAHUD) minister Th. Shyamkumar has announced that his department will give monetary assistance of Rs 2 lakh each to all the urban local bodies for the upcoming cleanliness survey. He said it is really a proud moment for the state to achieve an open defecation free (ODF) status. It was announced during a one-day workshop on Swachh Survekshan 2019 held today at City Convention Centre, Palace Gate, Imphal. The workshop was organised by MAHUD with the objective toRead More

Manipur bags 3rd rank for Direct Benefit Transfer

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, September 11, 2018: Ministry of rural development has awarded Manipur social welfare department which secured 3rd rank for its efforts and contribution in implementing 100 percent Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) under National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) through PFMS. The award was handed over by Union minister, rural development, ‎Narendra Singh Tomar‎ in the presence of Minister of state, rural development, Ram Kripal Yadav at Plenary Hall, Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. Secretary, social welfare, Jacintha Lazarus received the award on behalf of the department. She informed thatRead More

Manipur governor felicitates 5 J & K Rifles

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, September 11, 2018: In a ceremony held at Raj Bhawan on September 11, the governor of Manipur, Dr. Najama Heptulla felicitated 5 Jammu and Kashmir Rifles of 9 Sector Assam Rifles under IGAR (South) for dedicated and concerted efforts during the recent floods in the state. The swift and timely rescue-cum-relief operations carried out by the battalion in the month of June, 2018 saved many lives during the sudden outbreak of the natural disaster.   The battalion was requisitioned by the state government to provide aid andRead More