Rs 5 lakh cheque each to magnificent 8 : Najma, CM felicitate U-17 WC players

Imphal, October 16 2017: Governor Dr Najma Heptulla and Chief Minister N Biren felicitated the eight players of the State who represented India at the Under-17 FIFA World Cup today. At a felicitation function held at the Raj Bhavan where Governor Dr Najma Heptulla assured she would try her best to find ways to promote […]

6th Meeyamgi Numit : CM gives priority to differently abled persons

Imphal, October 15 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh personally attended to around 200 complaints and met nearly 1000 people from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm on the 6th Meeyamgi Numit at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat today. Hundreds of people turned up to highlight their grievances and the Chief Minister gave priority to differently-abled persons, […]

CM moots bolstering sense of oneness via Lai Haraoba

Imphal, October 14 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said that educating the masses about the philosophy, implications and components of Lai Haraoba can do wonders in strengthening the sense of oneness among the people of different communities of the State . He was speaking as the chief guest at Mera Meepham (Annual Conference […]

Construction work of Barak and Makru bridges along NH37, Imphal and Jiribam

Beginning of construction work of Barak and Makru bridges along National highway 37, Imphal and Jiribam at the location of their foundation stones by N Biren Singh, Chief Minister of Manipur on October 12, 2017. Photos by : Laishram Ranbir

CM inspects Khuman Lampak Sports Complex

IMPHAL, Oct 11 (DIPR):Chief Minister N Biren Singh along with Commissioner YAS H Deelep Singh, Director YAS N Praveen Singh and other officials of the department today inspected the ongoing repairing works being taken up at Khuman Lampak Sports Complex, Imphal. During the inspection, the Chief Minister visited the temporary office of Sports University situated […]

Cabinet approves 2 social security schemes

Imphal, October 11 2017: The State Cabinet has approved the proposal of implementing Chief Ministergi Sottharabasingi Tengbang (CMST) and Hakshelgi Tengbang in its meeting held with Chief Minister N Biren Singh in the chair today . CMST will provide (i) allowance/maintenance grant to persons registered as having high degree of disabilities (ii) self employment loan […]

December target set for Ukhrul women market complex

Ukhrul, October 11 2017: December 25, Christmas has been set as the deadline for completing the ongoing construction work of the women market shed at Phungreitang, Ukhrul, according to the Work Supervisor. However, the work progress suggests that only 30 pc of the construction work has been completed as of date while casting RCC Plinth […]

‘Ready to give up power for talks with UGs’

Imphal, October 10 2017: Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said his Government is keen to have dialogue with various insurgent groups in the State with involvement of the Centre to find a political solution and bring peace . With over 30 different armed groups operating in the state, Singh told PTI that the […]

6th Hill Leaders’ Day Scheme for disabled, widows soon : CM

Imphal, October 10 2017: Around 500 people including civil society organisation leaders, village authority executives and village chiefs of hill areas brought 191 complaints to the notice of Chief Minister N Biren Singh on the 6th Hill Leaders’ Day today . The Chief Minister interacted with this huge number of visitors from 9 am to […]

22 killed in Manipur floods this monsoon season: CM

Imphal, October 8 (IANS): A total of 22 persons died in Manipur in the five rounds of devastating floods the state experienced in the past few months, Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Sunday. He said the floods also destroyed properties “worth a whopping amount” apart from crops, incurring heavy losses for the farmers, […]

Imphal Evening IMC cancels appointment

Imphal, October 09 2017: The Imphal Municipal Corporation (IMC) has cancelled the appointment of one parking management agent for charging unauthorised rates of parking fees with immediate effect. The security deposit of Rs 10,000 has also been forfeited . Chief Minister N Biren Singh recently launched ‘Imphal Evening’, a weekend plaza on Kanglapat Road with […]

No compromise on integrity of Manipur : CM Biren Singh

Imphal, October 08 2017: Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh has said that solution to the Naga issue should not disturb peace in his State, while maintaining that an early resolution of peace talks between the Centre and NSCN-IM is desirable in the interest of the entire North East region. Asserting that any agreement on […]

CM moots medical assistance

Imphal, October 07 2017: Chief Minister N Biren has today stated that his Government is considering to give financial assistance of up to Rs 2 lakh to BPL families in the State in a year under a scheme when they are seriously ill. He informed this while he was speaking as the chief guest in […]

CM interacts with Union Ministers on different issues

Imphal, September 26 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh today met Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari regarding the improvement of road connectivity in Manipur. The Union Minister agreed to release some funds immediately for repair of flood damaged National Highways in the State. He assured that he would come for […]

Death of Pravish’s death Independent probe : Biren to Yogi

Imphal, September 25 2017: Chief Minister N Biren today met his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Adityanath Yogi and discussed the mysterious death of Pravish Chanam and suggested investigation by an independent body. Chief Minister N Biren who is currently attending the BJP National executive meeting called on Adityanath Yogi at the UP Bhavan at Delhi today […]

A joint mass protest demanding justice for the mysterious murder of Pravish Chanam

A joint mass protest demanding justice for the mysterious murder of Pravish Chanam, and the police inaction regarding the disappearance of Taorem Bittoo was collectively organised by more than thirty different students’ organisations of Delhi which included NSUD, KSO, DAMMS, ABSUD, GSA, NESSDU, UNIKAS, NESF(JNU), TKLD, ASUD, ZSUD, ADI, BSASO, BAPSA, AISA, DSF, COLLECTIVE(JNU), TSFD, […]

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 […]

We will take all indigenous people along, in hills or plains: Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh

The state’s first BJP government, which completes six months on Thursday, says it will also review the need for AFSPA. Manipur’s first Bharatiya Janata Party-led government completes six months in office on Thursday. In the February-March Assembly elections, the BJP won fewer seats than the Congress – which had ruled the state for 15 years […]

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 […]