Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur (DESAM) has strongly condemned the reported rape of a 15-year old girl near Viewland Colony, Senapati.
In a statement, DESAM conveyed readiness of its volunteers to donate required amount of blood to the victim girl who has been treated at Raj Medicity.
The students’ body has also urged the Government to extend possible help to the victim girl. DESAM further demanded fitting punishment of the perpetrators, saying that instances of crimes against women are on the rise due to reported absence of punishment to the perpetrators.

IMPHAL, Aug 2: Strongly denouncing the reported inclusion of a ‘non-local’ in the list of students recommended to pursue MBBS course through State quota, volunteers of Democratic Students’ Alliance, Manipur (DESAM) today stormed the Medical Directorate located at Lamphelpat demanding the removal of the ‘non-local’ from the list of students recommended for MBBS course in State quota.

IMPHAL, Jul 26: The Democratic Students Alliance of Manipur (DESAM) has accused JNIMS Medical Superintendent of giving an irresponsible reply concerning the inquiry report about the removal of kidney from a patient in an operation related to a stone case, conducted by Urology doctor, Dr Jitendra on May 29 at JNIMS.

IMPHAL, Jul 17: Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur (DESAM), under the supervision of organisation secretary and coordination, E Mushuk Meitei, inaugurated four units of the students’ body in different parts of the State today, namely Nambul Mapal unit council, Sawombung unit council, Nambol unit council and Kakching unit council.
A press release issued by the secretary publicity and propaganda of DESAM stated that Huirongbam Monica Chanu, Khoirakpam Olivia and Thokchom Barlin have been elected as the president, vice president and general secretary of Nambul Mapal unit council while Lairenlakpam Sophia Chanu, Ahanthem Bungcha Meitei and Jojo Sanasam have been elected as the president, vice president and general secretary of Sawombung unit council.
L Robinson Singh, T Chingkheinganba and K Bidyasagar have been elected as the president, vice president and general secretary of Nambol unit council while Jhaljit Yengkhom, Th Premchandra and Ksh Kahrin have been selected as the president, vice president and general secretary of Kakching unit council, it added.

DESAM will be organising a motorcycle rally from THAU ground to Khuman Lampak Main Stadium under the theme ‘Make education a disturbance free zone’, on July 5.
A press release issued today by the secretary, education and academic affairs of DESAM, further condemned the killing of Haokip Student’s Union president by unidentified miscreants and also appealed to the KSO to relax its indefinite bandh, called in connection with the incident, for the rally.

IMPHAL, Jul 2: DESAM has urged the authority concerned to take up necessary actions to improve the education facilities of the various schools in remote parts of the State and to take up stringent actions against the teachers who fail to perform their duties diligently.

IMPHAL, Jun 20 : Democratic Students’ Alliance of Manipur (DESAM) has demanded the State Government to award stringent action against the two non-locals who were arrested by City police recently for selling fruits mixed with chemicals.

IMPHAL, Jun 3 : As part of World Environment Day observance, a social service was organised by DESAM at Johnstone Higher Secondary School.
Bio-degradable polythene bags were also distributed to the women vendors of Ima Keithel.

IMPHAL, May 25 : Democratic Students’ Alliance Manipur has today conducted a discussion programme on ‘Pre-Primary Education in Manipur- Importance and Significance’ at State Guest House, Sanjenthong today.

IMPHAL, May 23 : In order to help the students who will be appearing the entrance examinations to MA and MSc course in Manipur University, coaching classes initiated by DESAM will begin from June 1 at 5.30 am at Johnstone Higher Secondary School, Imphal.
Interested students can avail the form from DESAM office bearers at DESAM Head Office, Sagolband Moirang Leirak and other colleges.