Which one should precede – ILPS or ST status demand ?

Samarjit Kambam Now that the Manipur State Commission for Scheduled Tribe (MSCST) is in the process of examining, conduct studies and submit recommendations to the Ministry of Tribal Affairs on the grant of ST status to Meiteis, the Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee of Manipur (STDCM) has achieved one milestone thereby rekindling the people’s hope. Many […]

Which one should precede – ILPS or ST status demand ?

Samarjit Kambam Now that the Manipur State Commission for Scheduled Tribe (MSCST) is in the process of examining, conduct studies and submit recommendations to the Ministry of Tribal Affairs on the grant of ST status to Meiteis, the Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee of Manipur (STDCM) has achieved one milestone thereby rekindling the people’s hope. Many […]

Pass Bill in winter session : JCILPS

Imphal, October 03 2017: The Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) has once again urged the State Government to pass a Bill which would be acceptable to all communities of Manipur and which can effectively protect indigenous people from the onslaught of incessant influx . According to a press release issued by JCILPS […]

Do not bring non-local folks : JCILPS

Imphal, October 01 2017: The JCILPS has warned all inter-State transport operators that they would not be allowed to operate in Manipur in case they are found bringing non-locals to the State . Speaking to media persons at the JCILPS office at Sega Road, Konjeng Hazari Leikai this evening, JCILPS Students’ Wing convenor Manjit Sarangthem […]

Threat to ban movement of non-locals : Critically critical

The threat of the Kangleipak Students’ Association to ban the movement of non-locals is serious, very serious and it is only right that the State Government get down to the business of doing what is best for the people. If at all the threat is enforced then it will be for the loss of everyone. […]

Performance will tell Govt’s sincerity : CM

Imphal, September 15 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said that the performance of the State Govt is the reflection of its sincerity and commitment towards the welfare of the people and it is too early to level criticism at the new Government now. Addressing media persons on the sidelines of Meeyamgi Numit (People’s […]

Students’ Wing launches poster campaign

IMPHAL, Sep 15: As a part of the mass protest against unrestrained influx of non-local people into the State and emergence of many non-local candidates during elections, JCILPS Students Wing has today launched a poster campaign at Imphal city.

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JCILPS resumes ILPS campaign with rally

Imphal, September 04 2017: After a lull of sometime, the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) has resumed the mass campaign for enactment of a Inner Line Permit System (ILPS) or a similar mechanism in the State with a mass rally today . Meanwhile, Chief Minister N Biren has stated that the State […]

JCILPS back after a brief lull : Need to take everyone along

Back after a brief lull. Not the issue but the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) and so it was that while the JCILPS went into a lull for some time it was the Kangleipak Students’ Association (KSA), which took it upon themselves to demand that all non-local people be barred from contesting […]

JCILPS all set to launch renewed campaign

Imphal, September 03 2017: The Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) has announced that a renewed civil movement would be launched from tomorrow with a mass rally in pursuit of the popular demand for enforcement of Inner Line Permit System (ILPS) or a similar mechanism in the State. In tandem with this announcement, […]

Ex-JCILPS leader bats for sustained movement

Imphal, August 28 2017: As much as the people are aware that enforcement of Inner Line Permit System is the only plausible means of safeguarding the indigenous people from being overrun by non-local people, people need to sustain the civil movement until the system is enforced in Manipur, asserted former JCILPS leader Khomdram Ratan . […]

Reserve ACs for indigenous folks call : Real threat perception

Regulate or check the inflow of non-local people into the State. Bar non-locals from contesting elections in Assembly segments which have been identified as vulnerable. The common thread running through the two demands can be easily discerned. Tough to say how the State Government goes about dealing with the two demands, but the bitter lesson […]

Save the indigenous people cry : Valley needs protection

Save the indigenous people of the land. This slogan is central to the demands put forth by the KSA to bar non-locals from contesting elections in the State, delete all the non-locals from the voting list as well as the demand of the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) to enact a legislation […]

JCILPS demands new Bill, gears up for renewed stir

Imphal, August 09 2017: The Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) has demanded the State Government to pass a new Bill in place of the Protection of Manipur Peoples Bill 2015 which would be acceptable to all sections of people and enforce it within the current year. Speaking at the International Day of […]

Killing two birds with one stone : The politician in CM speaks

Comes close to a case of killing two birds with one stone and in asserting that the present BJP led Government will abide by the resolution adopted by the previous Congress Government to protect the integrity of the State, Chief Minister N Biren has succeeded in underlining the stand of his Government while at the […]

September ultimatum from JCILPS : Inherited headaches

Now after the publicity blitzkrieg of completing 100 days in office comes the test. To be sure Chief Minister N Biren and the coalition partners in the BJP led Government must have rolled up their sleeves to meet the challenges ahead, but it certainly will need political dexterity and maturity to deal with some of […]