Imphal: Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh on Sunday inspected the repairing works being taken up at Ima Keithel (women market).
During the inspection Biren extended his greetings to all the mothers of the state on Mother’s Day.
“We should seek blessings and pay rich tribute to all our mothers on such special day, he said.
Taking the advantage of the current nationwide Covid-19 lockdown the repairing work is being taken up at the historic Ima Keithel by the IMC since April, 22.
Regarding traffic congestion at Thangal Keithel, Paona Keithel, Khwairamband area and Keishampat to Khuyathong stretch, Biren urged the residents, shop owners, shopkeepers of this area to refrain from parking their vehicles on the roadside. He maintained that they should be dropped and picked up by drivers or family members to their respective shops and no permanent parking will not be allowed in this area. For those residents of the Thangal and Paona Keithel who do not have parking space, the IMC will make arrangements to park their vehicles on the parking lots constructed over the Naga Nullah. He informed that the encroachers and illegal shops constructed over the Naga Nullah have been evicted by IMC and police lately.