High promises, high expectations : BJP Govt up to it ?

High on promises. Obviously this means that the expectations of the people will also be high. It however remains to be seen how much distance the Government will walk to meet the expectations of the people. Not that anyone expects the Government to be able to meet all the expectations of the people, but the […]

High promises, high expectations : BJP Govt up to it ?

High on promises. Obviously this means that the expectations of the people will also be high. It however remains to be seen how much distance the Government will walk to meet the expectations of the people. Not that anyone expects the Government to be able to meet all the expectations of the people, but the […]

Away from Imphal centric mindset : Govt-Hills Bhai Bhai !

Moving away from the Imphal centric approach. Best exemplified by the Cabinet meeting held at Churachandpur some time back. Announcing that the Shirui Lily Festival will be upgraded to the level of the Sangai Festival. The attention focused on the Barak Festival held at Senapati not so long after the Shirui Lily Festival. Setting aside […]

Delivering human service: N Biren CM attends to 173 complaints on Hills Day

Imphal, September 10 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said that he has been fairly successful in rendering human service to the people of the State through Hill Leaders’ Day and Meeyamgi Numit. Speaking to media persons on Hill Leaders’ Day at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat, N Biren said that in fact, the 10th […]

Hill Leaders’ Day and Meeyamgi Numit : Will announce Govt’s one year prog soon: CM

Imphal, August 16 2017: Hundreds of people turned up on the joint Hill Leaders’ Day and Meeyamgi Numit to air their grievances to Chief Minister N Biren Singh at CM’s Secretariat today. The Chief Minister attended to as many as about 350 complaints and personally met nearly 1500 people from 9 am to 2:30 pm. […]

Being different from Cong Govt : Time to break the coteries

That the BJP led Government is trying to be different from the Congress Government of the last 15 years is clear. The question however is, different in what sense ? Is the BJP led Government going to be satisfied with only changing its approach to the various issues facing the State or is it ready […]

Kangpokpi shutdown total, paralyses normal life ; Sustained stir from August 11 announced

Kangpokpi, August 08 2017: The otherwise busy district headquarters of Kangpokpi and hectic Trans Asian Highway No 1, also known as NH-2 along Imphal-Dimapur road, wore completely deserted looks today during the 24 hrs total shutdown over the alleged illegal encroachment of Haraothel land for construction of National Sports University. The 24 hrs total shutdown […]

Overlooking one’s own Cabinet decision : BJP cannot afford this

Meeyamgi Numit on the 15th of every month. Hill Leaders’ Day on the 10th of every month. Top this off with the announcement of State BJP vice president M Asnikumar that BJP leaders will visit will Assembly Constituencies of the State regularly for booth level interaction programmes and clearly the BJP is intent on not […]

Judiciary must strive to win people’s trust, says CM Biren

Imphal, July 16 2017: Chief Ministerhas said that judiciary must strive to win people’s trust to keep democracy vibrant. He was speaking at the inauguration function of a Family Court held at Thoubal District Level Officers’ Complex today. The function was organised by the Law and Legislative Affairs Department . Speaking as chief guest, the Chief […]

CM gives ear to 232 petitions

Imphal, July 10 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh’s call for bringing the grievances of hill people to his notice on the 10th day of every month has been responded well by the masses so far. On the third Hill People’s Day/Hill Leaders’ Day organised at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat complex today, scores of people […]