Saturday, December 22nd, 2018


Magistrate appointed for enquiry to Gaffer’s death

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, December 22, 2018: Manipur government has appointed Haobam Roshita, IAS, district magistrate, Thoubal to conduct a magisterial enquiry into the alleged custodial death of Md. Abdul Gaffer in the hands of Assam Rifles and state police on Thursday. The order stated that the step was taken up to enquire into the facts and circumstances leading to the incident with a view to find out the compelling facts and circumstances leading to the incident and to suggest remedial measures to avoid recurrence of such incident in the futureRead More

Canal works begin to divert water: Biren

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, December 22, 2018: Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh today said that the state government has started digging and dredging of canals to divert flood water from Imphal River to Loktak Lake to check frequent breaching of river banks, which usually create lots of misery to public during rainy season. The chief minister was talking to reporters during his inspection of the ongoing construction of canals at Phoubakchao Imphal West. After personally overseeing dredging and fresh digging of Hayel Thongrambi canal near Uchiwa and Mangkhong and Lamboikhong canalsRead More