Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019


Manipur tops among 8 small states of NITI AAYOG SEQI

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, October 2, 2019: Manipur has been ranked 1st amongst the 8 small states in the Overall Performance (2016-17)  report of National Institute for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog School Education Quality Index (SEQI), 2019, announced education minister Thokchom Radheshyam on Wednesday. Manipur scored 68.76 points as against Arunachal with 24.64 points. The 8 small states include the northeast states with Goa. In the larger states group Kerala ranks 1st with a total evaluation point of 82.2 % and Tamil Nadu in the 2nd rank with 73.4% points. Radheshyam was speakingRead More

National cleanliness day observed on Gandhi Jayanti

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, October 2, 2019: Manipur observed National Cleanliness Day in commemoration of the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi at Gandhi Memorial hall here on Wednesday. Governor Najma Heptulla said that every year, the 2nd of October is observed as National Cleanliness Day to commemorate the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The observance assumes greater significance this year because it is the 150th Birth Anniversary of the Father of the Nation. Gandhiji was an apostle of peace and he led India’s freedom struggle against the British by using ‘Ahimsa’ asRead More

600 liquor cases seized

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, October 2, 2019: As a part of Manipur’s drive against drug and liquor state police on Tuesday night seized 600 cases of Indian made foreign liquors from truck at Moidangpok Aheibam Leikai, Imphal West. The seized liquors would worth around Rs 23 lakhs. The liquor loaded truck came in the hands of police when a team of Imphal West police commandos were frisking and checking vehicles plying along the National Highway-37 at about 10 pm. The frisking and checking was conducted under the supervision superintendent ofRead More