Manipur: Two drug traffickers arrested at national highway in Senapati

Manipur: Two drug traffickers arrested at national highway in Senapati

IMPHAL, May 24, 2018: A team of Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB) PS, Manipur arrested two drug traffickers along NH-2 in Senapati on Wednesday, said a release from PRO Police. The two traffickers have been identified as Subash Gurung, 36, son of Nar Bahadur of Sidam Nepali village, Mao Karong, and Parsuram Gurung, 54, […]

Manipur: State govt to discontinue Common Service Centres for Aadhaar

Manipur: State govt to discontinue Common Service Centres for Aadhaar

IMPHAL, May 24, 2018: Chief minister, Nongthombam Biren Singh on Wednesday announced that the state government will remove Common Service Centres (CSC) as access points to provide Aadhaar-related services throughout the state and instead government-recognised agencies will be given the authority to enroll and issue Aadhaar cards. The chief minister made the announcement at the […]

Three members of international drug cartel operating in Manipur arrested

Three members of international drug cartel operating in Manipur arrested

NEW DELHI, May 23, 2018: Three members of an international narcotic drug cartel were arrested and heroin worth Rs 24 crore was seized from them, police said on Tuesday. The accused were identified as Taibali, a resident of Manipur, Islamuddin and Shohidur Rahman Jodder, both residents of Assam, and 6 kg of heroin was seized from them, they added. The Special Cell […]

Manipur: CM launches online pension system

Manipur: CM launches online pension system

IMPHAL, May 23, 2018: Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh on Tuesday launched the an online pension system whereby the payment of pension can be done through the public financial management system portal. Under the system, the funds will be transferred directly to the beneficiaries’ accounts. The system aims to ease the inconveniences faced by […]

Heavy pre-monsoon rain alert this week in Northeastern states

Heavy pre-monsoon rain alert this week in Northeastern states

NORTHEAST, May 23, 2018 (TNN): Ahead of the possible arrival of monsoon in the northeast during the first week of June, the Northeastern states are set to witness heavy rains over this week because of other environmental factors, according to the India Meteorological Department(IMD).   Official sources at the IMD’s Guwahati-based Regional Meteorological Centre (RMC) told […]

Protests continue in Northeast over citizenship bill, 2016

Protests continue in Northeast over citizenship bill, 2016

NORTHEAST, May 23, 2018 (PTI): Lending support to the voices of dissent over the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2016, hundreds of student activists staged demonstrations on Monday across three northeast states.   The apex bodies of students’ unions in Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, and Nagaland organised sit-ins on Monday morning in their respective state capitals, demanding immediate […]