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70 new cases reported, hill dists continue to lag in vaccination; occupancy at RIMS, JNIMS increase Manipur records one more death since Mar 17

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 17 : Even as Manipur recorded a slight dip in the number of new Covid cases with 70, down from the 96 registered a day earlier, a 75 year old man with co-morbidities passed away after being infected by the virus.This is th..

Centenarian celebrates B'Day with kids of Orphanage Home

Mungchan ZimikUkhrul, Jul 17 : A centenarian from Ukhrul has set one of the finest humanitarian examples by donating food items to orphans of the district from his savings on his 100th birthday.  Seikhap Luikham donated food grain such as rice, dal, ..

Vaccination drive

IMPHAL, Jul 17 : Keishamthong AC MLA Nishikant Singh Sapam in association with Directorate of Veterinary & Animal Husbandry launched a free anti rabies vaccination drive in Keishamthong Constituency today.On the first day, over 100 pets (cats and dogs..

1 more body found

NONEY, Jul 17 : The death toll in the Noney landslide tragedy has risen to 56 as one more corpse has been retrieved from the debris by the search officials today.The deceased has been identified as Thuisinliu Gondaimei (27) w/o  Lungpuilan Gondaimei ..

Tremor jolts

MOIRANG, Jul 17 : An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 on the Richter scale occurred in Manipur, informed the National Center for Seismology (NCS).The depth of the earthquake was 94 km which occurred at 11.42 pm on Saturday in the East-Southeast of Moirang, Man..

Nipamacha remembered

IMPHAL, Jul 17: The 10th death anniversary of former Chief Minister Wahengbam Nipamacha was observed today at Wangoi Wahengbam Leikai under the aegis of the Wahengbam Nipamacha Memorial Trust.Offering of floral tributes to the former Chief Minister was th..

Killed in mishaps

IMPHAL, Jul 17 :  A 33 year old man died in a road accident at Leimaram Lamkhai as the vehicle (Honda Activa) he was riding collided with an  auto rickshaw this evening at around 4.The deceased has been identified as Seiram Inao Singh (33) of Na..

House gutted

Our CorrespondentCHANDEL, Jul 17: An fire destroyed a house belonging to one Ln Medun (30) at Liwa Maring village at around 11 am today.Even though the source of the fire could not be ascertained so far, it was said that properties worth around Rs 10 lakh..

Spt lad set for Rubaru finale

Our CorrespondentSenapati, Jul 17 : Banner Lanamai James from Senapati is all set to compete in India’s biggest pageant for men-Rubaru Mr India as he has been selected as a finalist for the event scheduled  later this year.Banner Lanamai James,..

Joykisan details steps to improve schools in Thangmeiband ACTAKDO fetes meritorious students

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 17 : The 10th Thangmeiband Kendra Development Organisation (TAKDO) Meritorious Award was distributed to students from the Constituency (Thangmeiband) who scored 60 per cent and above in the Class X and XII examinations inc..

SWA organsies bike rally against drugs

Our CorrespondentTHOUBAL, Jul 17 : Khangabok AC MLA, Okram Surjakumar today flagged off a bike rally against drugs from Sangaiyumpham Cherapur Salam Makok, Thoubal district.The rally was organised by Social Welfare Association (SWA), Sangaiyumpham under t..

Felicitation ceremonies held at various places

Our CorrespondentsBPR/CHD/KAK/KPI, Jul 17 : Konjengbam Leikai Youths' Welfare Association Moirang today feliciated meritorious students who secured good marks in the recently declared result of Class X and XII examinations conducted by BOSEM & COHSEM...

Loan mela cum demonstration of Bajaj Autorickshaw held

Our CorrespondentBISHNUPUR, Jul 17 : A loan mela cum demonstration of Bajaj Autorickshaw for unemployed youths of the State was organised yesterday under the aegis of Punjab National Bank at Kiyamba Ningshing Shanglen in Bishnupur.The event organised by M..

Installation ceremony of District Cabinet, Lions Club International held

IMPHAL, Jul 17The installation ceremony of the District Cabinet for LY 2022-23 of Lions Club International, District 322D was held on July 16 at Hotel Imphal.A press release by the club stated that Lion VK Luthra, former International Director graced the ..

Writers' Day 2022 observed

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 17: MLA of Langthabal Assembly Constituency, Karam Shyam has expressed that Manipur Culture Policy has been lying as a dormant policy since it has not been implemented properly.He made the above statement at the Writers' D..

Sapam Keba seeks support

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 17: MLA of Patsoi Assembly Constituency Sapam Kunjakeswor (Keba) has sought support and cooperation from the residents of the constituency towards the initiative to increase fish productivity.He made the above appeal while..

Workshop on 'Khongjom Parva' concludes

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 17: The  valedictory function of 10-day workshop cum production of 'Khongjom Parva' was held at the multipurpose hall of Eastern Students' Club, Nongmeibung today.The 10-day workshop cum production of 'Khongjom Parva'..

Free eye check-up camp organised

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 17: A one day free eye check-up camp was held at Ima Panthoibi Shanglen at Thangmeiband Sinam Leikai today.The free eye check-up camp was jointly organised by Thangmeiband Kendra Development Organisation (TAKDO) and Thangm..

Keishamthong Kabui Village Authority demands apology from RNCM

IMPHAL, Jul 17Peikai (Village Authority) of Keishamthong Kabui Village has urged the Rongmei Naga Council Manipur (RNCM) to issue an apology to the public for allegedly trying to distort the history of Manipur thereby misleading the public.The Kulakpa of ..

One arrested with 3.189 kg of suspected brown sugar

IMPHAL, Jul 17: A team of Tengnoupal police arrested one individual with 3.189 kg of suspected brown sugar worth about Rs 6,39,60,000/- (six crore thirty nine lakh and sixty thousand rupees) yesterday. The suspected contraband was seized from one Khaijang..

MDS course at RIMS Dental College soon : Prof Santa

IMPHAL, Jul 17 Professor A Santa Singh, Director of Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) has announced that MDS course will be inducted at RIMS Dental College soon.He made the announcement at the inaugural function of two newly constructed hostel..

Special class conducted

BISHNUPUR, Jul 17: The "77th Sunday Special Class" of Kumbi Sandhong Upper Primary School was held today with JNIMS Medical Superintendent, Dr Kh Lokeshwar Singh as the resource person.About 300 students of the school participated in the special class, sa..

CM lauds Govt school teachers

IMPHAL, Jul 16 (DIPR)Chief Minister N Biren Singh has lauded and congratulated Government school teachers as Government schools recorded a high pass percentage of above 60 percent in the recently declared High School Leaving Certificate (HSLC) Examination..

Nod given to Dental College degree of JNIMS

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 16 : The Central Government has recognised the dental degree awarded by Manipur University for BDS students of Dental College, JNIMS.The recognition came after the Central Government representatives consulted with the Dent..

Poetry book released

IMPHAL, Jul 16Shahnaz Islam, a young poet from Assam who is also an advocate at Gauhati High Court by profession has released her poetry book titled "Midnights of Melancholy" at Rachna Books and Cafe Fiction, Gangtok, Sikkim on Thursday, July 14.It is wor..

One more body recovered

IMPHAL, Jul 16 : One more body was recovered by search teams from Marangching, Noney district which was hit by a devastating landslide on June 29.Our Noney correspondent informed that a body was recovered from Ijei River this afternoon by a search party.S..

Presidential poll

IMPHAL, Jul 16 : MPCC president K Meghachandra has approved the appointment of MPCC vice-president Hareshwar Goswami as the authorised poll representative and MPCC general secretary S Jeeten as authorised counting representative in favour of Yashwant Sinh..

Stones removed

IMPHAL, Jul 16 : A team of RIMS dentists successfully removed two stones each measuring 4mm and 3mm in length from the left submandibular duct.As per a press release issued by RIMS media advisor N Philip Singh, the team of dental doctors included Dr Koija..

Inching towards three figure mark per day Manipur logs 94 new casesNoney logs TPR of 50 pc; Kpi 33.3 pc TPR

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 16 : Gradually inching towards the three figure mark, Manipur recorded 94 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours to take the number of active cases to 450 including one Central security personnel.The new cases include one Ce..

Biren thanks PM

Imphal, Jul 16 (DIPR) Chief Minister N Biren Singh has conveyed his gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh for making suitable arrangements for the Agnipath Army Recruitment Rally for the youth of Manipur in the State..

‘Imphal bound goods carriers stranded’

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 16 : A large number of goods carriers transporting essential commodities including medicines have been stranded on both Imphal-Jiribam highway and Imphal-Dimapur highway, according to the All Manipur Road Transport Drivers..

ATSUM raises stand on ADC Bill, again

Our CorrespondentKANGPOKPI, Jul 16 : The second general assembly of the All Tribal Students' Union Manipur (ATSUM) held at Haipi, Kangpokpi unanimously resolved to protect the Constitutional rights, customary laws and practices of the tribal communities a..

Liquor seized

IMPHAL, Jul 16: A huge consignment of IMFL and DIC liquor was seized by a combined team of Kakching commandos and a team of police personnel from the house of one Bala Devi of Pallel Maning Leikai.The seized items included 24 nos of Blenders Pride (375 ml..

LDA Chairman assesses site at Keibul Lamjao for Sangai Festival 2022

IMPHAL, Jul 16A team of officials led by Moirangthem Asnikumar Singh, Chairman, Loktak Development Authority (LDA) visited the area around Keibul Lamjao today in a follow up to assess the feasibility of developing some infrastructure under the Ethnic and..

300 bags of fertilizer distributed

IMPHAL, Jul 16A mobile team of Irabot Foundation Manipur distributed 300 bags of urea to farmers at subsidized rates as part of their 2-day mobile urea distribution initiative which commenced from yesterday.In a statement, IFM has shared that the urea dis..

Health Minister lauded

IMPHAL, Jul 16Six NGOs/CBOs have conveyed their gratitude towards Health Minister Dr Sapam Ranjan for procuring Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs which had previously been out-of-stock in the State for sometime.A statement issued by Social Awareness Service Orga..

Aadhar card enrollment event held

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 16 : The Social Welfare Department, Government of Manipur organised a mega Aadhar card enrollment function today at Gem Public School, Pourabi.The day's event was conducted with the assistance of Supervisor, Sawombung ICDS..

Festival of Narrative Art Form in Manipur begins

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 16 : The Festival of Narrative Art Form in Manipur was kicked off today as a part of the ongoing one-month training on 28th Moirang Parva jointly organised by Manipur State Sumang Leela Council and Theatre Mirror Imphal to..

Six detained during search operation

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 16 : A team of Imphal West commandos detained 6 persons who failed to produce their identity proof during a surprise cordon and search operation carried out at Thangal Keithel area today.Reportedly, the six aforementioned ..

DESAM questions efficacy of School Phagathansi Mission

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 16 : Leishangthem Lamyanba, president, Democratic Students' Alliance of Manipur (DESAM) has urged the State administration to look into the efficacy of 'School Phagathansi Mission' while raising questions about its success..

DMUTA raises demand

IMPHAL, Jul 16All existing teachers of the five constituent colleges of Dhanamanjuri University including utilized teachers and principals have demanded for compulsory absorption as faculty of DMU and principals respectively by a single order latest by Ju..

94th ICAR Foundation Day observed, Union Agri Minister interacts with DFI farmers

Our CorrespondentBPR/CHD/THB/UKL, Jul 16 : As observed across the country, 94th Foundation Day of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) was celebrated in various parts of the State today.BISHNUPURKrishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Bishnupur today celebr..

YAS Minister launches District Sports Development Fund

BISHNUPUR, Jul 16 (DIO)Youth Affairs & Sports Minister, Govindas Konthoujam today launched the District Sports Development Fund at Conference Hall, DC Office, Bishnupur.Deputy Commissioner Bishnupur, Lourembam Bikram; ADM, H Bobby Sharma; District You..

"Ruanghiak" launched at RBCC Centre Church

|IMPHAL, Jul 16The launching programme of "Ruanghiak" (Ruangmei native script) was held today at Conference Hall, RBCC Centre Church, Tarung, Imphal.It was attended by Dinganglung (Dipu) Gangmei, Chairman HAC; Amu Kamei, president Rongmei Naga People Org..

GOF announces sponsorship for students

CCpur, Jul 16The Gangte Officers' Forum (GOF) has announced sponsorship for 10 deserving students who wish to undergo coaching for different competitive examinations.S Thienlaljoy Gangte, MCS, Joint Secretary, GOF made the announcement during the one-day ..

Joumol village bans poppy cultivation

CHANDEL, Jul 16Joumol 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 dist..

District & Sessions Court Tamenglong inaugurated

Tamenglong, Jul 16 (DIPR)High Court of Manipur Chief Justice, PV Sanjay Kumar on Saturday inaugurated the District & Sessions Court, Tamenglong in the presence of Law Minister, Thounaojam Basanta Kumar Singh; Justice A Bimol Singh; Advocate General of..

CNPO condemns harassment of truck drivers

CHANDEL, Jul 16The Chandel Naga Peoples Organisation (CNPO) has expressed anguish over the alleged harassment meted out to truck drivers ferrying essential goods at Japhou Bazaar by Chandel Police.A release issued by CNPO informed that in a letter address..

Burn Healing Foundation selects SHRI

IMPHAL, Jul 16: Shija Hospitals and Research Institute (SHRI) would soon offer free corrective surgeries to burn survivors with assistance from a Delhi based NGO.Speaking to media persons this afternoon, SHRI Managing Director Dr Palin said that Delhi ba..

New facilities of UNACCO School inaugurated

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15: Thanga AC MLA, T Robindro emphasized the importance of a good education system to resolve a number of societal issues and to lead the society in the right path.He made the above statement during the inauguration ceremo..

Search to go on

NONEY, Jul 15 : The search and rescue operation being conducted at landslide hit Marangching will continue till Monday.As the search and rescue operation conducted by multiple agencies entered the 16th day today, no missing persons were recovered till the..

Vaccination schedule

IMPHAL, Jul 15 : The Regional Institute of Medical Sciences has issued a new vaccination schedule for COVID-19.Vaccination for 18 years and above with Covishield will be done on all working days, Covaxin for 15-18 years age group on every working Wednesda..

Covid spread inches to 100 mark with 89 new cases All 18 Covid beds at JNIMS occupied

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15 : Even as no tests were conducted in three out of the 16 districts in Manipur-Kamjong, Noney and Tamenglong-the State witnessed yet another day of the gradual rise with 89 samples returning positive results in the last ..

Survey completed for 60 roads : Nishikant

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15 : Keishamthong AC MLA Nishikant Singh Sapam today laid the foundation stone of the Meira Sporting Union at Kwakeithel Ingkhol Lamhang Leirak and this is the first work taken up with his Local Area Development Fund (LADF..

CM launches vaccine mahotsav

IMPHAL, Jul 15 (DIPR)Attending two separate incidents, Chief Minister N Biren today launched a 75 day Covid precautionary dose vaccination drive and opened a stakeholders’ meet under ‘District as Export Hubs Scheme’.Chief Minister N Bire..

Babina Hospital adds more feathers in its cap

IMPHAL, Jul 15 (DIPR)Chief Minister N Biren Singh today inaugurated multi-specialty services at American Oncology Institute (AOI) at Babina Specialty Hospital.The formal inauguration programme was held at the campus of Babina Specialty Hospital, Sajiwa Ja..

World Plastic Surgery day observed Restore life after burns theme rings out loud

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15 : The ‘World Plastic Surgery Day-2022’ was observed today at Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Imphal under the theme ‘Restore Life after Burns.’The observance organised by the Depar..

WY tablets worth Rs 2.96 crore seized

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15: Altogether 13 bundles of WY tablets weighing 14.824 Kgs worth around Rs 2.96 crore in the international market were seized by a combined team of Tengnoupal police and troops of 20 Assam Rifles, Tengnoupal yesterday.Th..

WMC takes ST demand to PM

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15 : The World Meetei Council (WMC) has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to enlist Meeteis in the Scheduled Tribe (ST) list of the Indian Constitution.In a letter addressed to the Prime Minister, WMC chairman Heigru..

Farmers allege

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15 : The All Manipur Progressive Farmers' Association (AMPFA) has accused the State Government of being insincere in distributing urea to the farmers and creating fertilizer issues at farming season.Speaking to media perso..

Meet discusses guidelines for rehab centres

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15: A one day consultation meet on framing standard operating guidelines (SOG) of private de-addiction centres was held today at the City Convention Centre today under the aegis of Social Welfare Department.The meeting was..

Nongin Fest urged

IMPHAL, Jul 15 : Razai Village Authority chairman Ismail HS has appealed for the establishment of a sanctuary for the State bird of Manipur, Nongin (Mrs Hume's Pheasant) at Razai Khullen Village Chingai, Ukhrul and launching of 'Nongin festival' in the sa..

Anti-Repression Day

IMPHAL, Jul 15 : Total removal of the 'draconian' Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act 1958 from the entire Manipur was raised on the occasion of Anti-Repression Day 2022 held today at Ima Khunthokhanbi Shanglen at Thangmeiband.The programme was jointly org..

Strike called off

Thoubal, Jul 15 : Elangbam Bormani who launched a hunger strike demanding adequate urea for farmers ended his protest today after coming to terms with the MLA of Wabagai AC Dr Usham Deben, DC Kakching Somorjit Salam and District Agriculture Officers conc..

MHRC woes

IMPHAL, Jul 15 : Acting Chairperson of the Manipur Human Rights Commission (MHRC) Khaidem Mani has categorically stated that MHRC is often neglected by the State Government.Addressing media persons at the courtroom of MHRC today, Mani continued that the..

6 MPS officers tranferred

IMPHAL, Jul 15: The State Government has ordered the transfer of 6 MPS officers to different posts today.A Ghanashyam has been transferred as SP i/c of Pherzawl; G Jenkhasuan as AD i/c MPTC; Hopson Sapam as CO i/c 6th MR; Heisnam Balram as CO i/c SDRF; Wa..

Director appointed

IMPHAL, Jul 15: Dr Soubam Iboyaima Singh has been appointed as the Director of Churachandpur Medical College.A notification issued by Dr Yumnam Suraj Singh, Deputy Secretary (Health & Family Welfare) has informed that the appointment will be on contra..

Directorate of Art & Culture informs

IMPHAL, Jul 15The Directorate of Art & Culture has invited applications from eligible persons to avail assistance under Chief Ministergi Artistessingi Tengbang (CMAT) for 2022-23 in five categories.The notification issued by L Kishworjit Singh, Direct..

MACS invites applications

IMPHAL, Jul 15Manipur State AIDS Control Society (MACS) has invited eligible journalists based in Manipur to apply for the 2nd Manipur State AIDS Control Society Media Fellowship 2022.In a statement, Haobam Rosita, Project Director, MACS has informed that..

State level workshop on Silk Samagra-2 organised

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15: A State level workshop on Silk Samagra-2 for Sericulture development in Manipur was held at the Imperial hall of Hotel Classic Grande today organised by the Department of Sericulture, Government of Manipur.The inaugura..

High Court of Manipur issues notice

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 15: The Division Bench High Court of Manipur today issued notice to Chief Secretary and two other returnable on or before August 17 in connection with the PIL filed for appointment of the Chairperson, member, officials and..

PANDM decries

IMPHAL, Jul 15People's Action for National Democratic Movement (PANDM) has demanded an 'action taken report' from the Government at the earliest regarding its complaint against the Chief Engineer in-charge of the Education Engineering Wing, Education Depa..

"Meeyamgi Numit and Hill Leaders Day" held across State

Our Correspondent/DIOBPR/CHD/SPI/TML/THB, Jul 15 : District Administration Bishnupur today organised the widely acclaimed "Meeyamgi Numit" at Panchayat Resource Centre Hall, Mini Secretariat Complex in Bishnupur district.Speaking on the occasion, Deputy C..

House session

IMPHAL, Jul 14: The 12th Manipur Legislative Assembly will have its second session from July 25 to August 5.A meeting of the Business Advisory Committee was held with Speaker Th Satyabrata in the chair at  his office chamber at 11 am today and the me..

New Health Director

New Health DirectorIMPHAL, Jul 14 : The State Government has appointed Dr Kh Sasheekumar Mangang as the Director of Health Services while Dr Paozachin Guite has been named as the Director of Family Welfare Serives. Dr N Dihe Mao has been designated as Off..

Drugs seized

IMPHAL, Jul 14 : A team of 5 Assam Rifles arrested a 31 year old man along with 30 soap cases of brown sugar worth around Rs 1 crore in the international market from Govajang post in Moreh today at around 5 am.The person arrested along with the drug has b..

No mortal remains retrieved on Day 15 of search ops

NONEY, Jul 14 : As usual, the search and rescue operations being conducted by multiple agencies at the site of the deadly landslide at Noney's Marangching continued today but didn't retrieve any mortal remains.A search operation was conducted in all suspe..

Dimapur road closed to heavy vehicles

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 14: Kohima-Dimapur section of NH-2 has been closed to heavy vehicles having 12 axles or more with effect from tomorrow.The Chief Secretary, Government of Nagaland issued a notification to this effect on Monday.According to..

Call for new normal goes for a big toss as caution thrown to the wind

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 14: Even as Covid-19 positive cases have been surging rapidly in the State, Covid protocols and guidelines have gone for a toss in public places, including Government offices and markets.The call for the new normal has obv..

Least vaccinated Kangpokpi notches 40 pc TPR Gradual spike continues with 77 new cases

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 14 : The upward tick continues with Manipur logging 77 new Covid cases in the last 24 hours to take the number of active cases to 320. Already 14 out of the 14 Covid beds available at JNIMS are occupied and 13 out of the 4..

SHRI scores a first with cochlear implant

By Our Staff ReporterImphal, Jul 14: Shija Hospitals & Research Institute (SHRI) offered a four-and-a-half year old girl the gift of hearing with a cochlear implant on July 13 last.SHRI has become the first private hospital in the region to perform co..

Protest over non-availability of urea takes new turn Lone man starts hunger strike

Our CorrespondentThoubal, Jul 14 : One Elangbam Bormani Meitei from Hiyanglam has launched a hunger strike in protest against the non availability of adequate urea for cultivation in Manipur.Bormani Meitei is a former president of SEDO Hiyanglam and he be..

CM hands over funds for Khelo India Centres

Imphal, Jul 14 (DIPR) Chief Minister N Biren Singh today handed over cheques amounting to Rs 5 lakh each to District Youth Affairs and Sports Officers of 16 districts to start functioning of district level Khelo India Centres. The fund distribution p..

Only traditional attires at Miss Manipur pageant PPCM inks deal with organisers

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 14 : The Protection and Preservation Committee Manipur (PPCM) has reached an agreement with the organiser of Miss Manipur to prohibit western or  any other dresses which don't reflect the culture and tradition of the ..

Woman killed

Ukhrul, Jul 14 : A middle aged woman was killed after a speeding truck rammed into a mobile shop after hitting her at Wino Bazar, Ukhrul last night.The deceased has been identified as Consoline Thumrah (45) from Lunghar village, Ukhrul.The incident occurr..

Nemcha Kipgen assesses site for industrial estate in Noney

NONEY, Jul 14 (DIPR): With an aim to set up industrial estates in all districts of Manipur, Textiles, Commerce & Industry Minister Nemcha Kipgen today assessed a site at Duidaipang Stream, Noney district for the purpose of setting up an industrial est..

'Keep meat in refrigerator'

IMPHAL, Jul 14: Designated Officer (FSA), Imphal West T Brojendro Khaba Meitei has urged all Food Business Operators (FBOs) concerned in Imphal West to not buy pork from places where cases of American Swine Fever (ASF) have been detected for selling and a..

UNC mourns

Newmai News NetworkSENAPATI, Jul 14: On the demise of Most Rev Joseph Mittathany, Archbishop Emeritus, Archdiocese of Imphal on July 11 at CMC Hospital, Koirengei, the United Naga Council (UNC) said today that it was a great loss for the people of Manipur..

Senapati DC inaugurates Sheemai (Maiba) Laonii celebration, women's market shed

Our CorrespondentSENAPATI, Jul 14 : Mahesh Chaudhari, IAS, DC, Senapati inaugurated Sheemai (Maiba) Laonii celebration along with a women's market shed today.The Senapati DC attended the inauguration function as the chief guest meanwhile Dr Angshim Dangsh..

33 students from Manipur visit Indore under 'Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat' programme

IMPHAL, Jul 14 (PIB)As a part of the Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav-Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat (AKAM-EBSB) 33 college and school students from Imphal had an enriching visit to Indore and surrounding places of Malwa region of Madhya Pradesh.Out of the 33 students..

Dr S Ranjan calls for collective efforts to tackle drug menace

IMPHAL, Jul 14 (DIPR)Health and IPR Minister Dr S Ranjan Singh has appealed to all to come forward to save the State from drugs. The Minister made the above appeal while speaking as the chief guest at the one day awareness programme on 'Drug Abuse Prevent..

VDF Guardian Association stages protests in Thoubal, Senapati

Our CorrespondentSPI/THB, Jul 14 : In separate instances, VDF Guardian Association of Thoubal and Senapati district staged sit-in-protests in their respective districts today calling for the relevant authorities to fulfil the demands of the Village Defenc..

Awangbow Newmai chairs development review meeting of Tamenglong district

TAMENGLONG, Jul 14 (DIPR):Water Resources Department and Relief & Disaster Management Minister Awangbow Newmai chaired a development review meeting held today at the conference hall of old DC Complex, Tamenglong district HQ.The meeting was conducted i..

Patrol Watch, Tourist Police Bishnupur launched

Our CorrespondentBISHNUPUR, Jul 14 : P Doungel, IPS, DGP Manipur launched "Patrol Watch" mobile app and "Tourist Police Bishnupur" at District Headquarters, Bishnupur today.It may be noted that "Patrol Watch" is a GPS based location tracking application w..

Agniveer recruitment rally rescheduled

IMPHAL, Jul 14 (PIB) : The Agniveer Recruitment Rally organised by the Indian Army for all districts of Manipur has been rescheduled to December 5 and will be held at Leimakhong, Manipur.It may be noted that earlier, the rally slated to be held on Novembe..

DAO, Thoubal commences urea distribution to farmers

Our CorrespondentTHOUBAL, Jul 14 : District Agriculture Officer, Thoubal has commenced distribution of urea to farmers of Kakching and Thoubal beginning today.It may be noted that only those farmers who have submitted the necessary paperwork at District A..

Rongmei consultative meeting held

IMPHAL, Jul 14The Rongmei Naga Council Manipur (RNCM), the apex social organization of Rongmei people in Manipur had a consultative meeting at Keishamthong Rongmei (Kabui) village on July 11 and took several important decisions in the larger interest of t..

1st 'Meeyamgi Numit' of Imphal West at DC complex, Lamphelpat

IMPHAL, Jul 14The first 'Meeyamgi Numit' programme for Imphal West district will be held on July 15 from 9.30 am onwards at Kombirei Hall, Deputy Commissioner office complex, Lamphelpat.A notice issued in this regard by the Additional Deputy Commissioner,..

Fisheries Minister inspects Pengba Farm at Haotak

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 14: Fisheries Minister Heikham Dingo Singh had an inspection visit at the Government's Pengba Farm located at Haotak today.Addressing media persons in connection with the inspection, H Dingo Singh that the visit has been c..

Meet of descendants of war heroes of Anglo-Manipuri War, 1891 organised

By Our Staff ReporterIMPHAL, Jul 14: A Meet of Descendants of War Heroes of Anglo-Manipuri War, 1891 was held at Manipur Press Club today.The meet was jointly organised by Martyrs, Freedom Fighters Family Members & Trust Bodies and Justice Committee o..