STDCM na Manipur gi Meitei/ Meetei meeyamga loinana yelhoumee Meitei/Meetei busu Indian Constitution gi Article 342(1) gi makhada yelhoumeesinggi list oiriba Scheduled Tribe ki list ta yaohallu amadi yelhoumee oibagi Constituional safeguard piyu haina State govt amadi Central govta taksinduna Lakli. Indefinite economic blockade amadi Assembly election nachingbana maram oiduna ehou asi matam khara tapthaduna […]
IMPHAL, Jan 29 : With the State Assembly elections drawing close, the Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee of Manipur (STDCM) has urged the people to question what the intending candidates feel about the demand for inclusion of Meitei/Meitei in the Schedul…
IMPHAL, Sep 27: The Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur (STDCM) has strongly condemned the allegation made in a book released recently which said that the campaign for enlistment of Meitei in ST category is spearheaded by Manipuri compradors like retired army personnel. Speaking to mediapersons at Manipur Press Club here today, STDCM general secretary Col […]
IMPHAL, Sep 4: Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee, Manipur (STDCM) today organised a public meeting apart from staging a sit-in-protest at Lamlong Keithel today. STDCM former convenor Tayenjam Khogen while speaking at the meeting said that womenfolk must take active part in the ST demand just like the late mothers did in the first and second […]
IMPHAL, Sep 4: Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee, Manipur (STDCM) today organised a public meeting apart from staging a sit-in-protest at Lamlong Keithel today.
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IMPHAL, Sep 1: Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee (STDC) joint secretary M Bhogen has stated that enlisting Meetei/Meitei as ST is the only option to have a Constitutional safeguard of the community as the term ‘indigenous people’ is not defined in the Constitution of India.
The Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee of Manipur in a statement has appealed the people of the State to join the public rally on September 18 which will include wall poster campaign, publicity, mobilisation and a public meeting.
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IMPHAL, Jul 27: The Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee, Manipur (STDCM) is set to launch democratic forms of protest including a mass rally on September 18 to press their demands for inclusion of Meetei/ Meitei community in the Scheduled Tribe list.
By Kh. Ibomcha Like any other commoner does, I, for a while, have been at my wit’s end otiosely trying to sort out reasons why some among us, rather those anti-tribal proponents, do not like to get Meiteis enlisted as ST under Indian constitution that could make both ‘ching’ and ‘tam’ stand on a par […]
As predicted by a tribal leader, if the Meitei wants to find out its root based on “Shalai Taret” (The seven clans of Manipuris) an internal conflict not only between the Meiteis and Tribal but amongst the Meiteis was imminent.
This could be indeed true as there are Brahmins and royal clan, who put themselves above all ethnic communities residing in the state. The Schedule Caste are also Meiteis, the question of who would be branded what itself is rather complex at this point of time when half of the Meitei are opposing it as predicted.
The first and foremost when we debate about the issue will ultimately lead to reservation issues.
IMPHAL, May 22 : A public meeting held here today at Iboyaima Shumang Leela Shanglen, Palace Compound has endorsed the demand for enlistment of Meitei/Meetei in Scheduled Tribe (ST) category under the Constitution of India.
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IMPHAL, May 10: The Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee of Manipur (STDCM) has categorically stated that enlistment of Meetei/Meitei in the ST category would help in forging unity not only within Manipur but also the North East region.
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IMPHAL, June 25: The Schedule Tribe Demand Committee of Manipur today staged a sit in protest at Keishampat Community Hall on its demand for inclusion of the Meiteis in the