According to the State COVID-19 Common Control Room, the last three persons infected by the virus recovered Friday. The number of recovered cases in Manipur is 1,35,110. At present, the state has a recovery rate of 98.45 per cent.
The chief minister urges Shumang Leela groups to produce plays that depict the valiant acts of forefathers who sacrificed their lives to build today’s Manipur.
Kh Tomba, a scientist with the Manipur Pollution Control Board, says the policy is in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s objective to phase out single-use plastic by 2022.
Manipur law enforcement agencies have seized illegal drugs worth over Rs 182 crore in the international market and have arrested as many as 140 drug traffickers since March 20, said the CM.
The minister said that the authority also alerted the local populace to be prepared for joint coordination in the event of any disaster.
The Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System demands the state government take up measures to 'fix the flaws' as the regime 'has failed to offer any protection to the indigenous population'
The suspended employees include a ward attendant serving at a PHC in Moreh border town, a teacher serving in Imphal and a grade IV employee of the Manipur Works department.
A video clip of the traffic policeman, identified as BT Henjoy Vaiphei of Churachandpur district, performing his duty amid heavy showers had gone viral on social media, drawing the attention of netizens including Biren Singh
Though no one was hurt, the blast caused extensive damage to properties including three cars and shattered windowpanes of neighbouring buildings.
The victim, 37-year-old Arambam Nanao, a resident of Imphal West district, was picked up from his residence by a police team on the morning of May 2.
According to police sources, the contraband was seized around 11.30 pm Tuesday at a check post near the Jiribam police station by a joint team of police, including personnel from the anti-narcotics department.
Terming health as first priority, the Chief Minister maintained that there shouldn’t be any compromise on the quality of equipment procured for use in hospitals and health centers.
The protest was a fallout of the failure of the state to clear the pending bills even after a series of assurances given by Chief Minister N Biren Singh and chief secretary Rajesh Kumar.
Five ministers from the BJP and one from the Naga People’s Front were inducted on April 16 though the government was formed on March 21, when Chief Minister N Biren Singh and five others were sworn in.
The seizure came a day after the seizure of another consignment of illegal gold weighing 10.79 kg worth above Rs 5.7 crore at the Imphal airport from a person who was intercepted at the Bir Tikendrajit Imphal Airport.
The gold bars were seized on Sunday morning from the possession of an individual who was about to travel to Delhi by Air Asia flight, said customs officials.
The boycott came into effect a day after a joint meeting of the publishers, representatives of Editors’ Guild Manipur (EGM), All Manipur Working Journalists’ Union (AMWJU), and Manipur Hill Journalist Union (MHJU).
Though schools in the state now start at 8 am, a social media video showed that Maibam Pali Junior High School in Thoubal remained closed till 10 am, which prompted an inquiry.