Dy CM calls for tapping renewable energy

IMPHAL, Aug 9 (DIPR) : Deputy Chief Minister Yumnam Joykumar today stressed the need to tap renewable energy as alternate sources of energy to the maximum in view of the growing concern about depletion of fossil fuel. He was speaking at the inaugural function of State Level Painting competition held today at Lamyanba Shanglen organised as a part of World Bio-Fuel Day observance to be held on August 10.

IMPHAL, Aug 2 (DIPR) : List of candidates selected for admission to join the One Year Diploma Course in Journalism and Mass Communication under State Institute of Journalism, DIPR has been shortlisted.
Shortlisted candidates have to deposit an amount of Rs 3000 to Directorate of Information & Public Relations on or before August 5. Candidates in the waiting list will be given chance for admission into the course if selected candidates fail to deposit the said amount.
Classes will commence from August 8, a notice released by the Director, IPR stated.
Names of the selected candidates can be had at DIPR webiste http://dipr-manipur.gov.in, dipr mobile app or on the notice board of the Directorate office at Moirangkhom.

Biswajit inaugurates foundation training programme for newly recruited officers

IMPHAL, Aug 1 (DIPR):A 45 days long foundation training programme for the newly recruited State civil/police service officers including SDCs and EOs was inaugurated today by Administrative Reform and Training Minister Thongam Biswajit at State Academy of Training, Takyelpat. Speaking on the inaugural function, Minister Biswajit said that the role of a civil service officer is very important in bringing transformation in the State.

IMPHAL, Jun 27 (DIPR):Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Minister Karam Shyam today said that the State Level Pineapple Festival will help in creating awareness that pineapple farming can also be a source of livelihood. He was speaking as the chief guest on the Day 3 of the 10th State Level Pineapple Festival cum Sellers and Buyers Meet and Youth Festival, 2017 held at Thambalnu Market Complex, Poiroupat, Lamkhai, Andro Assembly Constituency. The festival is being jointly organised by Horticulture Department, Government of Manipur and Development Organisation Andro Kendra under the funding of North Eastern Council (NEC), Government of India.

CM fetes scientist

Imphal, Jun 27 (DIPR): “The people of the State are endowed with enormous talent and knowledge. If we are given an opportunity to showcase our skills and talents then no one can compete with us in the entire world,” said Chief Minister N Biren Singh at the felicitation programme of Manipuri Scientist Guneshwar Thangjam held at the CM Secretariat yesterday.