Manipur Government

  • Army seeks Manipur government's help for exservicemen September 11, 2014

    Kolkata: Army's Red Shield Division has sought the help of Manipur government in providing selfemployment and job opportunities to exservicemen. "As part of the ongoing process of strengthening the social fibre and bringing back exservicemen in joining the mainstream, Red Shield Division has approached the Manipur government in setting up...
  • Manipur: Almost all encounters in the state are fake, says NHRC November 13, 2013

    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 the...
  • MoU signed between Manipur govt and three terrorist outfits September 10, 2013

    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 the...
  • Manipur: Abducted govt officials released by Kuki militants August 14, 2013

    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 Imphal...
  • Manipur: Loktak fishermen homeless as govt evicts locals December 14, 2012

    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 them...
  • SC raps Centre, Manipur Govt over blockade December 14, 2011

    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 has also...