IMPHAL, Mar 25 : Taking serious note of the decision of Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur (DESAM) to impose a 17 hour Statewide bandh against the election and later induction of MLA Ashab Uddin as a Parliamentary Secretary, with effect from midnight today, the State Government has come out with a strongly worded statement, asserting that the Supreme Court of India as well as the Manipur High Court have passed judgments terming bandhs as illegal.

Kangpokpi: The Kuki Students’ organisation, Chandel has decided to postpone the proposed total bandh in Chandel and Tengnoupal district from today’s midnight which KSO Gunpi block has condemned the life threat to KSO Gunpi president and his driver.

Thoubal: Normal life was largely affected at Thoubal district as the 24 hours Thoubal bandh called by National Sports University Demand Committee against the shifting of National Sports University from Yaithibi Loukon to Koutruk came into fore from 5 am today, correspondent reports.

The Affected Land Owners’ Association Against Forced Land Acquisition for Sports University, Manipur has decided to relax the 72 hours bandh on Imphal-Moreh route taking into consideration the suffering of the people due to frequent bandhs.

Taking strong exception to the State Government’s failure to declare Jiribam as a full fledged revenue district, the Jiribam District Demand Committee (JDDC) has called a total bandh in Jiribam from 7 pm of November 2 till 6 am of November 4.

Sadar Hills (Senapati): Kuki Students’ Organization and All Naga Students’ Association Manipur, during the joint meeting held today, have resolved to endorse ATSUM’s 24-hour total shutdown in all the hill districts of the State, reports our correspondent.

IMPHAL, Oct 18 : The Liangmai Naga Council, Manipur and Rongmei Naga Council, Manipur have called off the 36 hours bandh today (at 5 pm of October 18) in Rongmei and Liangmai areas “upon the assurance given by the collective leaders of the United Naga Council (UNC) for granting immediate affiliation of Liangmai, Rongmei and Zeme to the United Naga Council, Manipur”. The bandh began on Tuesday morning.

Churachandpur: Saikot Sub-Division Demand Committee suspended its 12 hours bandh demanding the immediate posting of sub-divisional officer and other staff in the district.