IMPHAL, Jan 23 : Pertaining to the case of recruitment of Assistant Professor conducted by Manipur Public Service Commission for which the verdict was given by the High Court of Manipur on January 11, 2017, All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur today stated that it is a gross miscarriage of justice to the tribals of Manipur in particular.
IMPHAL, Dec 24: DESAM, AIMS, ATSUM, KSO, ANSAM AND MUTSU has appealed to the Manipur University Student’s Union Election Committee and the concerned MU authorities to postpone the coming Manipur University Student’s Union election 2016-17 scheduled on December 28 taking into account the prevailing condition of the State and the coming Christmas holiday.
IMPHAL, Nov 16 : Advo-cating clean recruitment process, especially in the wake of the relaxation on the ban on recruitment, the All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur has today urged the Government to do away with the practise of giving privilege to the ‘highest bidder’ and due emphasis be given to merit.
IMPHAL, Nov 12 : While acknowledging solidarity and constant support of the tribal populace and likeminded individuals of the State to the movement of asserting Constitutional tribal rights pertaining to reservation in admission at Manipur University during, the All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur (ATSUM) has appealed to all the tribal students who have been selected for admission at various PG courses at MU to get admission with immediate effect till November 16 as the reservation impasse has been brought to understanding through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between MU authority represented by Vice Chancellor and Registrar i/c and five students’ organization of the State namely ATSUM, DESAM, KSO-GHQ, ANSAM and MUTSU on November 7 based on the Central Educational Institutions (Reservation in Admission) Act 2006 as amended in 2012 and the orders of the High Court of Manipur passed on October 26 this year.
IMPHAL, Nov 9 : The All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur (ATSUM) has taken strong exception to the decision of MU authority to abrogate the MoU signed on November 7 and added that it will not remain a silent spectator.
IMPHAL, Nov 5 : With the State Government viewing the imbroglio at Manipur University seriously, it has been decided that a tripartite talk will be held on November 7 at 10 am among representatives of ATSUM, the Vice-Chancellor of MU and the State Government to try and bring a final solution to the imbroglio, said ATSUM in a statement today and added that in view of the understanding thus reached, the ongoing economic blockade on the National Highways and the ban on National projects have been suspended.
The All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur (ATSUM) has urged the United Naga Council (UNC) to call off the ongoing economic blockade in the larger interest of the tribal fraternity and put collective efforts towards lasting peace in the land.
IMPHAL, Nov 3 : Asserting that the ongoing economic blockade will continue until and unless the reservation imbroglio at Manipur University is resolved, the All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur (ATSUM) said that its blockade started from midnight of October 28.
IMPHAL, OCT 31: The All Naga Students Association, Manipur (ANSAM) said that the “reported incident of the unwarranted manhandling, arrest, detention and torture” of M Angamba Meitei, president of Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur (DESAM) and his colleagues by police on October 29 at Manipur University was very unfortunate and condemnable by all.
IMPHAL, Oct 27 : Piling the pressure on the MU authority to abide by the Parliamentary Act of 2012 with regard to the reservation of ST students in admission, the All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur has warned of imposing an indefinite economic blockade from October 28 midnight.
IMPHAL, Oct 24 : At least five students were injured while another four have been pulled up by police when volunteers of ATSUM, ANSAM, KSO and MUTSU staged a protest against the decision of Manipur University to proceed with the admission process even as the deadlock over the reservation quota is yet to be settled today.
IMPHAL, Oct 21 : The All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur backed by the KSO, Chandel, Naga Students’ Union, Chandel, Thadou Students’ Association, Chandel, has submitted a memorandum to President Pranab Mukherjee urging him to intervene into the reservation row in admission at Manipur University.
IMPHAL, Oct 20 : The All Tribal Students’ Union, Manipur has raised serious concern and scepticism over the hasty and haphazard manner in which the results of the written examination of Manipur Civil Services Combined Competitive Main Exam were declared within 10 days on completion of the exam.