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Polls hardly matter in this Manipur district as Nagas close ranks behind a long economic blockade
This is National Highway 2, entering Manipur from Nagaland, passing through the hill town of Senapati and into the Imphal Valley. Since November 1, the United Naga Council has declared an economic blockade of it as well as National Highway 37, both …
HC declares Manipur economic blockade ‘illegal’Business Standard
Manipur High Court declares economic blockade illegalEconomic Times
Blockade illegal, declares Manipur High CourtThe New Indian Express
NorthEast Today –Nagaland Post –E-Pao.net
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2 men assaulted CCpur shut down

Normal life was put to a complete halt in Churachandpur town today as people of the area called a total shut down in protest against the assault of two persons late yesterday night by unknown persons Source IT News

Sharmila campaigns

Irom Chanu Sharmila, the anti APSFA crusader, who had given up 16 years of fast unto death protest for repeal of AFSPA and entered politics to continue her fight today conducted door to door campaign in Thoubal Assembly constituency where she has been …

Poll parties leave for polling stations

Polling parties and security personnel assigned for election duties in the interior areas of Chandel and Tengnoupal Assembly Constituencies have started leaving for their respective polling stations for the second phase of 11th Manipur State Legislativ…

Thoubal readies for election

The District Election Officer and Deputy Commissioner Thoubal, Ram Lal Poonia has stated that Thoubal AC and Kakchging AC are prepared and set for the second phase of the State Assembly election to be held on March 8 Source The Sangai Express

Folk Song Music Fest

The 3rd State level Folk Song Music Festival was organised by Sargam Performing cum Musical Institute, Imphal at the auditorium of Government Music College Source The Sangai Express

State credit seminar held

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development NABARD has been taking up various initiatives for the development of the State with a good network not only in the valley but also in the hills, said Chief Secretary O Nabakishore Singh at the inaug…

UTLA gen secy killed

The general secretary of UTLA KNO Sehjahao Singsit alias Haopu Singsit alias Abunidhar of Tuijang village was reportedly killed by his own men at Songsang area in Thanlon sub division Source The Sangai Express

BJP urged to clarify on uncertified ads

The Editors’ Guild, Manipur today met and discussed the show cause notices issued to eight Editors of Imphal based newspapers by the Election Commission of India for carrying an advertisement made by the Manipur unit of the BJP on March 3 Source Th…

PRJA expresses concern

People’s Resurgence and Justice Alliance PRJA has expressed concern over the use of term hills and plain instead of hills and valley by the Congress party in an advertisement Source The Sangai Express