Temporary shed vendors puzzled by Govt project

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jan 14: Tension erupted at Ima Keithel temporary market shed No. 4, Khwairamband Bazaar today, after the women vendors found three holes which had been dug inside the market shed by the Government.
Speaking to media persons, general secretary of Ima Panthoibi Sana Keithel Temporary Market Shed No. 4, Khomdram (o) Joymati Leima said that digging the holes inside the market shed without giving any information, has created apprehension among the women vendors.
“What is the plan of the Government? Is it to going to evict the vendors from the market shed and start a new project?” she questioned. The vendors will not allow the Government to take up any new projects inside the market shed until and unless an alternative market is provided to all the vendors, she cautioned. As precautionary measures to safeguard the market shed, the vendors will start staying the night at the market from today, she said.