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Churachandpur: The United Tribal Liberation Army (UTLA/KNO) has called for the completion of road construction work in Thanlon and Nungba sub-division taken up under PMGSY packages.
A statement issued by the outfit alleged that funds to the tune of Rs 4,30,00,000/- (Rupees four crore thirty lakh) has already been withdrawn under PMGSY 2013-14, Package No 359 for the construction of 11 kms stretch between Songsang to Pangen Phaijang in Churachandpur’s Thanlon sub-division.
Concurrently, Rs 2,30,00,000/- (Rupees two crores thirty lakhs) under Package No 796 for the construction of Leikot to Leihaojang villages in Nungba Sub-Division has been withdrawn as well, but the two projects stands neglected and incomplete till date, it asserted.
The statement appealed the contractors concerned to complete the construction for the public interest.
The contractors would be held responsible and the State Government would face consequences and if the demands are not fulfilled at the earliest, the statement added.

KBBWA condemns

Kakching: A sit in protest was staged by Kakching Bazar Business Welfare Association (KBBWA) and women vendors of the Bazar yesterday condemning the construction of 64-stall shop by Kakching Municipal Council and demanding the authority concerned to construct the shop according to the choice of the people.
Later, the protesters stormed the Municipal Council office where they raised their demands to the officials.
Subsequently, a joint meeting of the representatives of the people, Kakching Municipal Council members and Kakching police officials could not adopt an amicable solution which led to a public meeting in the end. Several resolutions were adopted during the meeting including to boycott Kakching Municipal Council and Councillors by KBBWA and to hold another public meeting, comprising of clubs, organisations under Kakching district, at the earliest.

Kangpokpi: IGP M&N Sector Vikram Sahgal inaugurated the first batch of PI (pre- introduction) training for CRPF personnel deployed in the State and Nagaland at training hub, Chilchil under Kangpokpi district on August 14.
A batch of 100 troops joined the PI training in Manipur.
Initially the training hub conducted rotational training to CRPF Coys to refresh their training skill and now the PI training is conducted for those personnel who are inducted in Manipur and Nagaland for the first time.
The first three weeks of the training will be conducted at the training hub in Chilchil and the last week will be held at the respective unit headquarters.
The overall training and responsibility of the training was entrusted to 86 Bn CRPF under the supervision of Commandant Kalyan Singha, to impart effective training to the trainees.

Inauguration ceremony

Thoubal: The new session of class XI and XII for Arts and Science stream of the newly upgraded Lamding Model High School was inaugurated today at the school auditorium hall.
Former MLA of Khangabok AC, O Landhoni who attended the event as chief guest urged the teachers to dedicate their time in making the students grow into a sucessful people and further urged the students to work hard as it is the only path to becoming sucessful in life.
Principal M Munal, ZEO, zone III, Thoubal S Mangi, Wangjing-Lamding Municipal Council ward no 2 Councillor S Shanti and ward no 3 Councillor Y Ibopishak attended the programme as dignitaries.