Noting the SOS from the DC of Kpi Lifelines of Manipur

The Government should take note of the missive from the Deputy Commissioner of Kangpokpi. Or else Manipur will see yet another spell of her lifeline being cut off, this time not by any CSO but from the failure to heed the warning alert sounded by its man from Kangpokpi. It has always been like this, […]

Kangpokpi, Kalikhola village landslide

Landslide of Kalikhola area in Kangpokpi district is getting worst day by day with the non-stop heavy rain causing high alert to the nearby villages. The earth fissure at Kalikhola area has widened while more paddy fields and huge trees have caved in and more land have slid down and huge water bodies have been […]

Kangpokpi earth crack spreads to 5 Kms radius Fissure widening, water, power grievances at relief camp

KANGPOKPI, Jun 7 : The earth crack at Kalikhola area in Kangpokpi district has already affected a stretch of 5 Km radius approximately with the fissure widening every passing hour while the more than 250 victims sheltered at the temporary relief camp are facing water and power shortage apart from other numerous difficulties. While the […]

N Kayisii pays Rs 3 lakh aid to earth crack victims

KANGPOKPI, Jun 6 : The Kalikhola earth crack that developed on June 4 is deteriorating with each passing day with more residential houses in the area being damaged with the earth crack getting wider and wider. Not surprisingly the worsening crack completely shocked Tribal Development Minister N Kayisii, who visited the spot today at about […]

Incessant rain in last few days flood many parts, bridges washed away

IMPHAL, May 31: The incessant rain over the last few days following cyclone Mora has led to floods in most parts of the State due to rapidly rising water level of the rivers. Taking note of the flood the State Government declared half holiday for all Government offices including Public Sector Undertakings/Corporations/autonomous bodies under the […]

Incessant rain in last few days flood many parts, bridges washed away

IMPHAL, May 31: The incessant rain over the last few days following cyclone Mora has led to floods in most parts of the State due to rapidly rising water level of the rivers. Taking note of the flood the State Government declared half holiday for all Government offices including Public Sector Undertakings/Corporations/autonomous bodies under the […]

AR chases TPLA cadres, thrashes innocent quarry labourers

KANGPOKPI, May 7 : Following an alleged shoot out between Assam Rifles personnel and suspected cadres of the TPLA, the security personnel gave a hot chase to one of the fleeing cadres at Kangpokpi district headquarters yesterday. The shoot out reportedly occured at about 3 pm today but there is no confirmed report of any […]

Two dead in factional clash at Khoken village, one missing

KANGPOKPI | May 5: Amidst numerous highway crimes in Kangpokpi district, three persons allegedly from different militant outfits were abducted yesterday night at wee hours from Khoken village in New Keithelmanbi area under Gamnom Sapormeina PS, Saitu sub-division, Kangpokpi district. Among the three abducted persons two were found shot dead near Boljang village early this morning […]

CM assures enhanced security on national highways

The chief minister N Biren Singh today assured enhanced security for trucks and tankers plying the highways and announced premium support for drivers and handyman of trucks and tankers. The chief minister today met the members of All Manipur Petroleum Products Drivers’ Association and All Manipur Petroleum Products Transporters’ Association in the Cabinet Hall of […]

A word of caution for the BJP led Govt Tinted with saffron ?

Rs 201 crore package for Ukhrul district. Rs 185 crore package for Kangpokpi district. Clearly Chief minister N Biren is trying to reach out to the hill districts and this is a welcome sign. Not that the previous Congress Government ignored the hill districts, but the manner in which the recently formed BJP led Government […]

Rs 185 cr package announced for Kpi; DIO, DSWO inaugurated

The New Government Opens Its Door 24X7 To The People: N Biren IMPHAL: Chief Minister N Biren on Wednesday announced an economic package of Rs 185 crore for development works in Kangpokpi district. He announced the package at a felicitation cum blessing ceremony hosted in his honour by Kuki Inpi and CSOs of Kangpokpi district at Brig. M Thomas Ground. Earlier, the chief minister inaugurated District […]

Manipur stares at fuel crisis again

Kangleipak group says it will not allow plying of oil tankers in the State. Manipur is likely to face a fuel crisis once again as the Kangleipak Communist Party People’s War Group has threatened to block plying of oil tankers along the two national highways passing through the State to fetch fuel from Assam. The […]

Kpi set to roll out red carpet for CM

Our Correspondent KANGPOKPI, Apr 22 : In 2010 he was standing as chief guest at the prestigious Chavang Kut 2010 celebration at Brig Thomas Ground, Kangpokpi and now he will be standing at the same venue on 26 April to be honored and felicitated as the Chief Minister of Manipur. Chief Minister Nongthombam Biren Singh, […]

Smile Train Shija Cleft Project to bring thousand smiles in Kpi dist

KANGPOKPI, Apr 20 : As part of the Cleft Week observation, an awareness program on cleft lip and palate for ASHAs, Anganwadi workers and other stakeholders of Kangpokpi district was conducted this afternoon at Kangpokpi districct HQs. The awareness programme was jointly organized by Kangpokpi district administration and Smile Train Shija Cleft Project at DC […]

Poppy: Bane for society but otherwise for some

IMPHAL, Apr 17 : Opposite to Old Boljang village, poppy flowers bloom majestically across the mountain which undoubtedly were planted by one of the villagers. Old Boljang village, located around 37 kms away from Imphal, falls under Kangpokpi district. For years, one villager has been engaging in illegal plantation of poppy as his means of […]

PPCM bats for equal shares, opportunities

IMPHAL, Apr 15: Protection and Preservation Committee (PPCM) convenor Ph Deban has called upon all the people of both the hills and the valley to enquire collectively who hijacked benefits of different welfare schemes entitled to the masses and how, and work collectively to ensure that all the people enjoy equal opportunities and uniform shares […]

AR men assault two at Kpi

KANGPOKPI, Mar 22 : Two men were severely assaulted by Assam Rifles personnel yesterday evening at Kangpokpi district. The two victims who are presently hospitalized at CHC, Kangpokpi told media persons that they were picked up yesterday evening at around 5.30 near Traffic Point in downtown Kangpokpi, IT Road by some 38 Assam Rifles personnel […]

Polls hardly matter in this Manipur district as Nagas close ranks behind a long economic blockade

Ipsita Chakravarty (Courtesy : scroll.in) The check post is easy to miss from the road – mere sheets of tarpaulin rigged on bamboo poles, an outcrop of rock casting a shadow over it. Then a scrawny young man, face covered by a black pollution mask, steps out on the road to flag down passing vehicles. […]

1 killed in post poll gun battle in Kpi, violence on at CCpur

KPI/CCpur, Mar 7: One youth belonging to an underground outfit under SoO pact died in a post election gun battle on Monday late afternoon at Kangpokpi district. A fierce gun battle took place yesterday at around 4.40 pm at the hill top of Khengjang village, approximately 18 Kms south west NH-2 under Gamnom Sapormeina police […]

Dists created for administrative convenience : CM BJP-IM-UNC behind blockade, alleges Ibobi

IMPHAL, Feb 22 : Taking the blame game to new heights and repeating an earlier allegation, Chief Minister O Ibobi today alleged that it will not be wrong to say that the ongoing economic blockade has been jointly enforced by the BJP, NSCN (IM) and the UNC. Speaking at the flag hoisting ceremony of INC […]