Manipur Government

  • Manipur: Almost all encounters in the state are fake, says NHRC 13-11-2013 08:20 AM

    New Delhi: In the hearings after their visit to Manipur, the National Human Rights Commission has stated that many encounter cases in the state appeared to be fake. Twenty of the 44 encounter cases against the state security forces heard by the commission have been declared to be fake, whereas...
  • MoU signed between Manipur govt and three terrorist outfits 10-09-2013 01:27 PM

    Over 150 ultras have surrendered after signing of MoU between Manipur government and three terrorist outfits. The signing ceremony was held in Imphal on Monday evening between representatives of government and three terrorists outfits of Kangleipak Communist Party (KCP-Nongdrenkhomba), Kuki National Liberation Front (KNLF) and Kuki Revolutionary Front (KRF). Following...
  • Manipur: Abducted govt officials released by Kuki militants 14-08-2013 11:20 AM

    Two Manipur government officials have been released after their kidnapping by suspected Kuki militants on August 8, official sources said on Wednesday. M Priyokumar and W Ibopishak, attached to the horticulture department, were on Tuesday brought in a vehicle by their captors and released at the Kangla Park area in...
  • Manipur: Loktak fishermen homeless as govt evicts locals 14-12-2012 06:42 PM

    Loktak: Even as the Cabinet cleared the contentious Land Acquisition Bill on Thursday, claiming to protect land rights from private developers, at Manipur's Loktak Lake, it is the government that is evicting the locals. The Manipur government even burnt homes of fishermen on Loktak Lake to move them out, offering...
  • SC raps Centre, Manipur Govt over blockade 14-12-2011 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday issued notices to Central Government and Manipur Government on the recent economic blockade in Manipur. The apex court has asked what steps should be taken to prevent such blockades. The Central Government also submitted guidelines on dealing with such blockades. The SC...