Manipur: State fights drug menace; initiates ‘War on Drugs’ campaign

Manipur: State fights drug menace; initiates ‘War on Drugs’ campaign

IMPHAL, April 20, 2018: Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh on Friday stated that the State Government has initiated a campaign called ‘War on Drugs’ to confiscate drugs and other intoxicants, and destroy areas under poppy cultivation.The Chief Minister said this while interacting with students, teachers and village chiefs from the Joupi area of Chandel […]

Five Northeast states asked to expedite computerization of PDS

Five Northeast states asked to expedite computerization of PDS

IANS | Agartala, April 18, 2018:  The Union government has asked five northeastern states – Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland and Tripura – to expedite the computerization of Public Distribution System (PDS) for its better and transparent performance, an official said here on Tuesday. “Cent per cent works of digitization of ration cards in most of […]

Manipur: Active TPLA cadre arrested in Kangpokpi

Manipur: Active TPLA cadre arrested in Kangpokpi

KANGPOKPI, April 19, 2018: A combined team of Kangpokpi Police and 38 Assam Rifles apprehended a militant of the banned hill based militant group, Thadou People’s Liberation Army (TPLA) on Tuesday at around 4 pm in the afternoon near Tengdonyang under Sekmai police station. According to sources, a combined team of Sekmai police and 38 […]

Manipur: Govt working to double farmers’ income, says CM

Manipur: Govt working to double farmers’ income, says CM

IMPHAL, April 19, 2018: Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh has stated that the State Government has begun its works on developing strategies to double farmers’ income by 2022. He was speaking at the valedictory function of the “One-day State Level Workshop on Biodiversity and Sustainable Agriculture for Doubling of Farmers’ Income” at City Convention […]