Daily News Digest – Hueiyen Lanpao – 08 October 2011


Students staging sit-in-protest in support of Sadar Hills demand

4th Public Hearing on District Re-organisation, Tongjei Maril dist demanded

The 4th Public Hearing on the Re-organisation of Administrative and Police Boundaries (CRAPB)was held at the conference hall of the Chief Secretary’s office, Old Secretariat today. ……

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Fish price fixed for Ningol Chakkouba

The price of fish which are to be sold at the Fish Fair to be held at Hafta Kangjeibung on October 18, organized by the Directorate of Fisheries, GoM, on the occasion of Ningol Chakkouba has been fixed. There has been a slight change in the price of fish ……

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Sunil Meetei challenges DGP, announces Rs 5 lakh reward

Sunil Meetei of the proscribed UG group KCP (MTF) who escaped from Porompat Police Station in a press release welcomed the Manipur DGP’s announcement of Rs 1 lakh reward for him dead or alive. ……

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MPP comes down hard on the Central govt

Reacting sharply to the indifferent attitude of the Central government to the ongoing economic blockade in all NHs of the state, which is the property of the Indian government, MPP has come down hard on the Centre and questioned whether it will remain sil ……

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UNLF Bpr dist Cmdr killed in encounter with 18 Sikh Regment

Personnel of 18 Sikh Regiment shot dead a top militant belonging to proscribed United National Libration Front (UNLF) in an encounter which took place on Friday. ……

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DESAM petitions Vice Chancellor

Highlighting various flaws and irresponsible attitudes of the Manipur University, the Democratic Students’ Alliance Manipur (DESAM) today submitted a memorandum to the Vice Chancellor for all round development of the university suggesting various remedial ……

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Funds meant for creche centres misappropriated, childrens made to pay fees for running creche centres

Funds for crèche centres in the state set up under the Rajiv Gandhi National Creche Scheme of the Ministry of Women and Child Development, are being diverted on the way and as such these funds hardly reaches the children’s in the crèche centres, who are ……

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Students hold rally demanding Sadar Hills dist

A large number of school students from Saikul area in Senapati district on Friday took out a rally demanding districthood status to the Sadar Hills. On Friday Sadar Hills District Private Schools’ Association Saikul block submitted a memorandum to the st ……

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Brief News

Today’s fuel news

Imphal, Oct. 07: Following oil pumps will sell petrol and diesel to the public on October 8:
For petrol: Emo F stn., Singjamei; JAS Gas, Uripok; KPOC, Moirangkhom; ISS, Kakwa; Highway Petroleum, Tera bazar; Chargy Fuel Stn, Lilong; Kh Beikul Singh, Kakching; CR Nicolas Filling Stn, Chandel; PCTC, Khoyathong; Tiddim S Stn, Tiddim Road; HSS, Heirangoithong; BE North AOC; BB & CO, Sangaiprou; Imphal Oil, Chingmeirong; PG Petroleum, Chingmeirong; Tuks & Bonds, Lamlong; Khurai S Stn, Khurai, Lembisana S Stn; Porompat S Stn, Porompat; Friendly S Stn, Khabeisoi; Yumnam Oil Service, Wabagai and KV Service, Hundung.

For Diesel: K Nilo, Langjing; KPOC; Lamsang: Indomyanmar, Wangjing; S Mani Filling, Kakching; Th Sorojini, Khangabok; Kh Beikul; Kanhai & Sons, Thoubal; Keramat & Sons, Yairipok; Honka & Sons, Tamenglong; CR Nicolas Filling Stn.; GSS, Noney and Moreh Agency, Moreh.
For Essential Service: BE, North AOC.

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CM lauds Territorial Army

Imphal, October 7: The State Home Department in a state function today held at the Banquet Hall of 1st Manipur Rifles observed the 62nd Raising Day of the Territorial Army which was instituted by the first Governor General of Free India C Rajagopalchari in 1949.

Speaking on the occasion, Chief Minister Okram Ibobi said that the Territorial Army has been rendering its valuable service in defending the state. The 165th Infantry Battalion which was instituted in 2007 is a unit formed in the soil of Manipur with its youth. The unit is helping in employment of many literate youths of the state.

CO, 165th Battalion, Territorial Army Colonel George Jacob and GOC, Red Shield Division Major General Binoy Poonen also attended the function. Chief Minister O Ibobi was honoured by the Territorial Army by presenting a shawl and a memento as part of the function.

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CrPC 144 imposed in Imphal West

Imphal, Oct 7: Owing to the likelihood of serious breach of peace, disturbance to public property and grave danger to human life and property, the District Megistrate, Imphal West has issued an order imposing CrPC 144 in all the areas situated under the Imphal West district. The order further prohibits assemble of 5 or more persons, carrying of sticks, stones, firearms and weapons of any other description or objects which can be used as offensive weapons within the Imphal district from 6pm of today until further orders. Permissions for procession of marriage, funeral, and religious purposes etc should be obtained, the order said.

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SHDDC says no to Inquiry sittings in Imphal

Imphal, October 07: While expressing gratitude to the HQ IGAR (South) for instituting Army Court of Inquiry against 43 Assam Rifles over their atrocities and inhuman activities against women agitators, the Sadar Hills Districthood Demand Committee (SHDDC) has appealed to the IGAR (South) to conduct the sitting of the Court of Inquiry either at Kangpokpi or Gamnom-Saparmeina Police Stations.

SHDDC in an application to the IGAR (S) stated that they are not in a position to attend the inquiry at the HQ IGAR (S), Imphal since there is threat perception to their lives from different sides including the state government. It also appealed to conduct all future correspondence through the Additional District Magistrate, Kangpokpi.

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Maoist Communist Party calls general strike

Imphal, Oct 7: The proscribed UG group Maoist Communist Party, Manipur has called for a 12 hour general strike in whole state on October 15 from 5 am to 5 pm commemorating the force merge of Manipur to the Indian Union in 1949 by signing the merger agreement, stated a press release of the organisation. It also appealed to the people of the state to light candles at their gate on the night of October 15 to mark the day. It further appealed to the people to support the party for a sovereign Manipur.

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AMSU Bpr branch conducts price checking drive

Imphal, Oct 7: The Bishnupur Branch of All Manipur Students’ Union (AMSU) today along with students of Moirang College, Moirang Multirpurpose Higher Secondary School and Bishnupur Higher Secondary School under the aegis of AMSU HQ conducted price checking drive in Bishnupur Keithel. During the drive essential commodities were found to be selling at variable rates, stated a press release today.

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