Sit-in protest staged


Our Correspondent
THOUBAL, Sep 22 : Meira Paibis of Heirok Part-II Mayai Leikai staged a protest today against the decision of the Cabinet to lift prohibition partially in the State.
Speaking to media persons, Mutum Nandi cautioned the State Government to refrain from creating the situation for a "3rd Nupi Lan".
Stating that drug abuse and alcoholism are one of the root causes of the social ills besieging the State, she appealed to the State Government to revoke the decision immediately.
Mutum Nandi further cautioned that if the State Government failed to act on the matter, they would be compelled to launch a series of agitations to protect the future generation from drug abuse and alcoholism.
The protesters also shouted slogans such as, "Revoke Cabinet's decision", "Do not lift prohibition on liquor", etc.