Manipur News

Manipur CM visits violence-hit Telepati

Manipur CM visits violence-hit Telepati, four arrested so far

Dec 06, 2022

Notably, miscreants pelted stones at the residential as well as commercial establishments in the Telepati area and burn down the vehicles parked along the road at the Telepati area

Manipur CM visits Telipati in the state's Imphal district

Manipur violence: Chief Minister Biren Singh urges people to use social media responsibly

Dec 06, 2022

At least four vehicles were vandalized and 1 burnt down in the clash following which police forces immediately rushed to the spot to bring the situation under control.

Manipur exports 600 kg of dry king chilli

Manipur exports 600 kg of dry king chilli to the United States

Dec 06, 2022

The shipment of 600 kg of Organic King Chili is a part of a 1.1 MT consignment from Manipur was flagged off on November 5, 2022, to the United States of America

Clashes breaks out between two groups in Telipati; section 144 imposed

Manipur: Clashes breaks out between two groups in Telipati; section 144 imposed

Dec 06, 2022

The incident took place at Telipati in East imphal.According to reports, the clash broke out over a religious site issue.

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh

Manipur: Rs 890 crore Central fund unutilised, CM Biren Singh says technical issues delayed spending

Dec 05, 2022

The CM highlighted that September onwards, the unutilized balance has reduced substantially though he did not give details of that reduction. Manipur government also pointed towards a modification in CSS guidelines which are “causing current delays”.

Brown sugar seized in Manipur

Manipur: Police seize 416 grams of Brown sugar in Churachandpur district, 1 held

Dec 04, 2022

Recently, Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh said that his government was focused on dealing with illegal immigration and smuggling of drugs in the state, besides initiating counter-insurgency measures.

Major tragedy averted as police forces diffuse IED in East Imphal

Manipur: Major tragedy averted as police forces diffuse IED in East Imphal

Dec 03, 2022

The police reached the spot and in no time diffused the IED following which a major tragedy was averted.

Manipur's agitating doctors

Manipur: Government doctors join in relay hunger strike, stand by association's charter of demands

Dec 03, 2022

The doctors under AMHSDA began their relay hunger strike by wearing black badges on November 1 followed by a sit-in protest on November 26 demanding the fulfilment of the charter of demands put forth by the association.

ANSAM's memorandum against STDCM's ST demand

Naga Students Association justifies its stand against STDCM's ST demand

Dec 02, 2022

The ANSAM also pointed out that the tribals of Manipur are neither safeguarded by the sixth scheduled nor are administered within the "Tribal Areas" of the Fifth Scheduled.

Manipur doctors continue to hold hunger strike in Senapati

Manipur doctors continue to hold hunger strike in Senapati, warns of stronger agitation

Nov 30, 2022

Senapati district leprosy officer Dr Ngouniba Peter mentioned that the relay hunger strike is the third form of their agitation after the AMHSDA put on black badges and sit-in protests to press their demands.

The PLA cadre apprehended by Assam Rifles

Assam Rifles apprehend one PLA cadre cum recruiter near Manipur border

Nov 29, 2022

The cadre was nabbed in a joint operation with Manipur Commandos and he has been involved in misleading and recruiting innocent youth of border areas of Assam and Manipur.

Manipur jawans shot dead in Gujarat

Gujarat: Two paramilitary jawans from Manipur shot dead while on poll duty

Nov 27, 2022

The reports further claimed that when the incident took place these officials were not on active duty and got into a fight which later escalated and shots were fired from an AK-47.

Manipur doctors strike

Manipur: Doctors stir enters 26th day over the non-fulfilment of their demands

Nov 26, 2022

The association has been going on since November 1 and we have been demanding to fulfil eight major demands. Though a meeting was held between representatives of state government but unable to bring resolutions.

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Manipur government doctors threaten to close all OPDs on November 19

Nov 18, 2022

The doctors have been staging protests since last week in support of the demands raised by the All Manipur Health Services Doctors' Association (AMHSDA).

31 militants lay down arms before CM N. Biren Singh

31 militants lay down arms before CM N. Biren Singh in Manipur

Nov 16, 2022

31 cadres of different valley underground organization On November 16 laid down their arms and ammunition before the Chief Minister N. Biren Singh at a Homecoming Ceremony held in Manipur

Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur

Manipur: Birthright of Meiteis to be in ST list, claims Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee

Nov 15, 2022

On October 22, STDCM met the state's social welfare minister Heikham Dingo in Imphal and urged him to help them for the inclusion of Meiteis in the ST list of India.

Cycling event at 2nd North East Olympic Games 2022

Manipur bags 2 gold medals on the opening day of the 2nd North East Olympic Games 2022

Nov 11, 2022

AZ Thotmachan from Manipur bagged the gold medal, with Pynshailang Khyllait from Meghalaya second and Vanlalruata of Mizoram third in the junior competition.

Dengue cases in Manipur

Manipur: Dengue cases in state jump to 358 with three new fresh cases

Nov 04, 2022

Districts like Tengnoupal, Churachandpur, Imphal West, and Imphal East have reported the most cases of this vector-borne disease.

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Manipur: Tribals Development Forum's members detained for calling indefinite economic blockade

Nov 03, 2022

The economic blockade was announced by the AMTDGF demanding the release of all pending funds under MGNREGA.

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Manipur: Tribals Development Forum calls for indefinite economic blockade demanding release of pending government funds

Nov 03, 2022

Numerous hill-based organisations, other than AMTDGF, have pledged support for the ongoing economic blockade. The AMTDGF had sent a memo to Chief Minister N Biren Singh on October 10 asking for the release of the Rs 756 crore that had been approved for the state by the Ministry of Rural Development.

Manipur's Lukanand Kshetrimayum

Mr International 2022: Manipur boy Lukanand Kshetrimayum bags 1st runner-up title

Oct 31, 2022

Lukanand, a model by profession, is also a filmmaker and a YouTuber, who is very active on social media. He was also the grand winner of Garnier Men Mega Mr Northeast, which selected Mister International India in 2019.