Imphal, Dec 16: BJP Manipur State Unit condoled the death of Laiphrakpam Ashokumar who passed away this afternoon.
Party workers hold a two-minute silence and lowered the BJP’s flag to half-staff to mark the condolence, a statement said. A resident of Brahmapur Bheigyabati Leikai, late Laiphrakpam Ashokumar was a former general secretary of the BJP Manipur State Unit.
He had contested election twice from the Hiyanglam asssembly constituency.
He was also the executive editor of the monthly journal Thambal Leinam, the statement mentioned.

BJP accuses Cong of manipulating people

IMPHAL, Dec 3: BJP Manipur Pradesh has accused the Congress party of carrying out a sustained campaign under the stewardship of ex-Chief Minister Okram Ibobi with an ulterior motive to poison the minds of people regarding the Framework Agreement.

IMPHAL, Dec 3: Leaders of BJP Manipur Pradesh have been reportedly contemplating legal action against Kangleipakki Meira Editor W Shamjai for allegedly making derogatory remarks against the party’s general secretary (Administration) S Saratkumar and spokesman RK Shivchandra during a panel discussion programme of ISTV network about VIP culture on November 24.
Speaking to media persons at their Nityaipat Chuthek office today, K Saratkumar and RK Shivchandra said that W Shamjai referred to K Saratkumar as kwak (crow) Sarat during the panel discussion programme.
“The remark was defamatory and we condemn it”, they said.
They said that VIPs have their own protocol and allocation of security escorts to a man or woman is done by the Home Department after examining the degree of threats perceived.
None of the participants of the panel discussion programme are the authority to allocate security escorts.
“However if security escorts allocated to us are withdrawn on account of W Shamjai’s remarks, he should be held responsible for any untoward incident that might happen to us”, Saratkumar and Shivchandra said.

IMPHAL, Nov 25: BJP Manipur Pradesh has ques-tioned Congress party’s abs- tinence from the sub-committee constituted in accordance to a decision of the all political parties meet-ing to draft a memorandum which should be submitted to the Prime Minister in con-nection with the Framework Agreement signed between the Government of India and NSCN-IM on August 3, 2015.

IMPHAL, Oct 8: Bharatiya Janata Party, Tamenglong and Tamei Mandals have refuted the statement made by secretary of BJP Nungba Mandal that the Autonomous District Council Tamenglong has been functioning smoothly.

State BJP chief seeks two years’ time

IMPHAL, Oct 5: Saying that it has been six/seven months since the BJP-led coalition Government was sworn in, Rajya Sabha MP and BJP Manipur Pradesh president K Bhabananda has appealed to all the people to wait for just two years and see how much changes the incumbent Government can bring in the State.

IMPHAL, Aug 27: BJP Wangoi Mandal in its executive meeting held today has approved the resolutions adopted by the State Executive, BJP State Unit on development programmes.
The State Executive, BJP State Un

NEW DELHI, Aug 21: Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with BJP chief Amit Shah today chaired a meeting of Chief Ministers and Deputy Chief Ministers of BJP-ruled States. The meeting is being attended by all the 13 Chief Ministers and six Deputy Chief Ministers of the party.
It is being organised to take stock of the development and social welfare work being done in the party-ruled States. Union Ministers Rajnath Singh and Sushma Swaraj were also present in the meeting. The CMs are expected to give presentations of schemes and models of their Governments.

BJP congratulates

IMPHAL, Aug 17: BJP Manipur Pradesh has congratulated Dr Haobam Borobabu Singh, former Speaker, Minister and former State president of the party unit for being nominated as the Member of the General Body/Governing Council of the National Foundation for Communal Harmony (NFCH), an Autonomous Council with the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India on August 2. The post is given to him by seeing his political and socio-cultural activities both in the State and the country in the part, said a press release of BJP Manipur Pradesh.
It appreciated National leaders of the party for nominating him for the post.

IMPHAL, Jul 18 : Bharatiya Janata Party, Yaiskul Mandal has mourned the sad demise of its executive member Guruaribam Mobi Sharma who died in an unfortunate incident on July 14.
The party unit held a condolence meeting during which a two-minute silence was observed as a mark of respect to the departed soul.
Yaiskul MLA Th Satyabrata and Corporator (Ward Number 18) L Inungnganbi were present at the condolence meeting.

IMPHAL, Jul 15: Congress MLAs Ksh Biren (Lamlai AC) who held the PWD portfolio during the previous Congress Government led by Chief Minister O Ibobi and P Brojen (Wangjing-Tentha AC) have been officially admitted in BJP.