Works Minister instructs engineers to repair roads on priority basis

Imphal, October 03 2017: Works Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh instructed the engineers of the Department to take up repairing and maintenance works of certain roads in view of next month’s Manipur Sangai Festival . Chairing the monthly review meeting of the Works Department today, at the Conference Hall of his New Secretariat office, the Minister […]

8th Sirarakhong Hathei Phanit inaugurated, Biswajit assures all possible assistance

DIPR, September 06 2017: Commerce and Industries Minister, Thongam Biswajit Singh, inaugurated the 8th Sirarakhong Hathei (Chilli) Phanit today at the Sirarakhong village and assured all forms of assistance from the State Government to the chilli growers . Addressing the formal inaugural function, Biswajit encouraged the chilli growers to work harder, and said that he […]

Biswajit inaugurates Makokching Iril river bailey bridge

Imphal, September 01 2017: Works Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh today inaugurated the Makokching Iril River bailey bridge spanning 190 feet over the Iril River and said the bridge has been completed two months ahead of its stipulated date of completion which is in October . Dedicating the bridge to the people of the area in […]

Ethno-medicinal research centre opened at Hengbung

Imphal, August 19 2017: For the first time in North East India, an ethno-medicinal research centre was opened today at KVK Hengbung under the Ministry of Science and Technology. The centre would focus on analysing and identifying medicinal values of different medicinal plants found in the North East region. In the first phase, the centre […]

Kisan SAMPADA Yojana to increase farmers’ income : Biswajit

DIPR, August 12 2017: Commerce and Industries Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh has asserted that the Kisan SAMPADA Yojana will encourage the farmers and increase their incomes. He was speaking at the “Road Show on World Food India 2017 & Promotion of New Scheme Kisan SAMPADA Yojana” function held at Hotel Classic Grande today. He assured […]

State Govt to create employment avenue for 7.5 lakh

Imphal, July 19 2017: Manipur Government spokesman and Works Minister Thongam Biswajit has stated that the new Government led by BJP has a vision to solve the unemployment problem in the state . In an exclusive interview with All India Radio, Imphal which was aired today at 8 pm, the State Government spokesperson stated that […]

EGM, MHJU members call on IPR Minister

Imphal, July 12 2017: Representatives of the Editors Guild Manipur and Manipur Hills Journalists’ Union met Information and Public Relation Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh today and highlighted several welfare issues of the journalists’ community . The EGM and MHJU representatives led by EGM president A Mobi, MHJU president Sothing Shimray and EGM general secretary Yumnam […]

Manipur State Rural Livelihoods Mission Signs Mou With M/S Apollo Medskills

Imphal, July 5, 2017 (DIPR): The Manipur State Rural Livelihoods Mission signed the first Memorandum of Understanding for implementation of the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) with M/s Apollo Medskils Ltd in the presence of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj Minister Shri Thongam Biswajit Singh today. The MoU was signed inside the New […]

Biswajit defends 100 days programme of Govt

Imphal, July 03 2017: The 100-day programme of the BJP-led Government in the State was to ensure completion of all projects, which were lying incomplete so that the projects can be handed over to the public, asserted Government spokesperson Thongam Biswajit Singh today. He said lifting the prolonged economic blockade from the two major National […]

UJALA Scheme launched by Hon’ble Minister of Power Shri Thongam Biswajit Singh

Consumers to get 9W LED bulb at Rs. 70/-, and tube lights for Rs. 230/- from designated kiosks at MSPDCL sub-divisional offices EESL plans to distribute 10 Lakh LED bulbs and 2 lakh LED tube lights in state Imphal, June 28, 2017: Hon’ble Minister of Power Thongam Biswajit Singh launched the Government of India’s flagship […]

Biswajit holds talk to promote Indo-China trade relations

IMPHAL: Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industries Thongam Biswajit Singh called on Consul General of India, Sailas Thangal on Sunday and discussed ways to strengthen trade and economic ties between India and China. The minister and his accompanying officials met the Consul General at the latter’s Lin He Zhong Road official residence in Tianhe district, […]

‘Will urge Centre to set up a Manipur Regiment in army … will invite all insurgent groups for a political dialogue’

Former BSF footballer turned journalist turned politician, Nongthombam Biren Singh is BJP’s first chief minister in Manipur and its third in the North-East. Singh, who shifted from Congress to BJP in 2016, spoke to Oinam Sunil about his priorities and the implications of BJP’s inroads into Manipur. You have become Manipur’s first BJP chief minister […]

Biswajit reacts over Sharmila’s Allegation

BJP MLA Thongam Biswajit Singh has urged human rights crusader Irom Sharmila to clarify on the reports that BJP had allegedly offered her Rupees 36 crores for election campaign. Biswajit Singh said the BJP has prepared to take action against Sharmila and she should clarify who had offered the amount to her. Biswajit Singh seek […]