Meeyam meekup nahum singna leibiyu

STDCM na meeyam ga loinana changsilliba Meetei/ Meitei bu Indian constitution gi Article 342(1) gi makhada ST list ta chahanbiyu haiba khongjang asi fangdriba faoba leptana changsinkhigani. Ahanbagi tangkak oina Manipur Govt gi meehut ka houkhiba October 24 da yamna positive oiba wari sanaraba matungda makha tana STDCM na hiram asigi matangda wakheinaba ama youdriba […]

THE THREAT TO BALKANIZE MANIPUR

HEIGRUJAM NABASHYAM Rich or poor, intelligent or foolish, handsome/beautiful or ugly a man or a women remains a tribal or a Dalit even if he or she lives in a metropolis, if he or she happens to born by a tribal or a Dalit father —  a mother, in case of a matriarchal society. Dr. […]

History will not forgive us

Heikrujam Nabashyam “Chahi Lishing Anigi Mamangdagi Meitei Phooroop Asi Nation Amagi Thakta Masagi Civilization leijaraba Amasung Chaokhatle Hairiba Jattisingdagi Tadraba Phooroop Amani Maram Asina Meiteising Indian Constitutiongi ST Listta Yaoba Haibasi Maram Sukcha Chade “ — the Meeteis have been living since the last 2000 years as a nation ; they are no less than […]

Raging debate on ST status for Meiteis : Final say rests with Delhi

How will the inclusion of the Meiteis in the Scheduled Tribe list of the Constitution of India hurt the interest of the different communities, which are already included in the Scheduled Tribe list ? This question is important in the backdrop of the strong voice of opposition, first raised by the All Tribal Students’ Union, […]

ATRPFM against demand to include Meiteis in ST list

Ukhrul, November 01 2017: The All Tribal Rights Protection Forum Manipur (ATRPFM) has strongly opposed the move and demand of the Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee (STDCM), Manipur to include the Meiteis in the ST category. ATRPFM president Sanjoy Jajo in a statement said that despite stiff opposition from the tribal community, the ST demand for […]

Meitei Pangals join ST demand stand

Imphal, October 26 2017: All Manipur Muslims Organization Coordinating Committee (AMMOCOC) has today warned of launching different forms of agitation if the Meitei Pangal community is sidelined from granting ST status by the State Government and Centre . AMMOCOC president SM Jalal Sheikh informed this to media persons during a press meet held today at […]

Manipur gi yelhou furup ama oiriba Meitei/Meeteibu Bharat sangbidhangi makhada Scheduled Tribe ki listta yaohannaba

Manipur gi yelhou furup ama oiriba Meitei/Meeteibu Bharat sangbidhangi makhada Scheduled Tribe ki listta yaohannaba Govt of India da mathoutaba recommendation houkhiba October 20, 2017 faobagi manungda thabiyu haina deadline pisinkhibagi paokhum oina Manipur Govt na wari sannasi haina houkhiba October 20 da chebao pirakpagi matung inna ngasi Manipurgi Hon’ble Dy Chief Minister Yumnam Joykumargi […]

Demand for ST status to Meitei/Meetei ; STDCM, Govt hold 1st round talks; STDCM upbeat

Imphal, October 24 2017: The State Government and the Schedule Tribe Demand Committee Manipur (STDCM) held first round of talk on the latter’s demand for inclusion of Meetei/Meitei in Schedule Tribe category under the Constitution of India. As invited by the State Government, the talk began at 4.45 pm in the office chamber of Deputy […]

STDCM, Govt to talk on Oct 24

Imphal, October 22 2017: The Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee, Manipur (STDCM) will talk with representatives of the State Government led by Deputy CM Yumnam Joykumar and PWD Minister Thongam Biswajit on October 24 as the Government invited them on October 20 . STDCM’s general secretary (retired Colonel) Laishram Lokendro informed this to media persons during […]

Letter to ATSUM by Nabashyam Heigrujam

Apropos “A rebuttal to Imprudence of ATSUM” appeared in the media yesterday, and I presume — issued by ATSUM, I am to say that I made two points to which ATSUM takes strong exception. Now what I have said was, one, that the Meiteis are no less tribal than any of the tribals listed in […]

Mapung fana chathari

Meeyamgi warepnaba meefam ama houkhiba 24.09.17 da Iboyaima Shumang Leela sanglenda pangthoktuna warep loukhibagi Makha tarakpa khongjanggi saruk ama oina 29.10.17 dagi leptana changsillakpa khongjang ama oina meeyamna red badge thetpagi khongjang mathang mathang leppa leitri. Delta HR. Sec. School gi maheiroi amadi ojasingnasu red badge thettuna khongjang saruk yari. Panchayat election da vote thadaba […]

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 […]

Manipur Govtgi warol taramna ok ee, adubu khongjangi firepti kansin khigani

Manipur Govt. na Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur na pamliba Meitei/Meeteibu ST status ta leihannaba recommendation ama lakliba tang 20.10.2017 faobagi manungda Centre da thabiyu haina date 29.10.17 da ayiba cherol pisinkhraba amadi angangba (red) badge thettuna date 20.10.17 faoba campaign chatharingei tanjada ngarang date 2.10.17 ta Manipur Govt. na newspaper gi khuthangda thadorakpa cherolasi […]

Fix date to submit report to Centre : STDCM

Imphal, October 03 2017: While welcoming the response of the Govt through a press note yesterday to the demand to accord ST status to Meiteis/Meeteis, the Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur (STDCM) said it will carry forward its stir though. STDCM is convinced that its demand has been honoured and considered by the Government, a […]

STDCM kick starts stir with red ribbons

Imphal, September 29 2017: As a part of their campaign for inclusion of Meitei/Meetei in the Scheduled Tribe category, the Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur (STDCM) has launched a protest demonstration by way of donning red ribbons. The protest demonstration was launched today after holding a press meet at their Uripok Gopalji Leirak office . […]

STDCM NA THAGATCHABA AMADI TOUBIMAL KHANGBA UTCHARI

STDCM (Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee Manipur) na Meitei/meetei bu indian constitution gi article 342(1) gi makhada Scheduled Tribe oina sak khangbinaba Govt of India da 2013 da thakhiba wakat amagi paokhum oiona Govt of Manipur na 1. latest socio economy report of Meitei amadi 2. Ethnography report of Meitei Manipur Govt na recommendation amalouduna tharaknaba […]

Include Meiteis in ST list demand : Setting a deadline of Oct 20

October 20. This is the deadline served by the Scheduled Tribe Demand Committee to the State Government to submit its recommendation to the Centre that the Meiteis be included in the Scheduled Tribe list of the Constitution of India. Tough to say whether the Government will be able to meet the deadline for in submitting […]