Joumol village bans poppy cultivation

Joumol village under Khengjoi Sub-division has banned illegal encroachment/occupation, possession and cutting down of trees for poppy cultivation within its jurisdiction.
In a release, Thongminlal Baite, chief of Joumul village, Chandel district also cautioned that any individual, group or gangs violating the order would be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.