Jayanta assures AYUSH Hospital at Ukhrul

Ukhrul, September 20 2017: Health Minister Jayanta Kumar who also holds the Law portfolio today promised to construct an ideal AYUSH Hospital at Ukhrul district . The Minister said this while inspecting the site of an AYUSH hospital, the ongoing construction work of the Court complex and to assess the shortfall of the 50 bedded […]

CM reviews devt works of Ukhrul, Kamjong

Imphal, September 14 2017: Chief Minister N Biren Singh assessed various development projects being taken up in Ukhrul and Kamjong districts in a marathon review meeting held at Chief Minister’s Secretariat today . The meeting which began at 10 am and continued till 1.45 pm was attended by Chingai AC MLA and Parliamentary Secretary (Transport […]

Villages in the remote border areas remain the worst of all ?

Laishram Ranbir With the BJP-led coalition government already completed 100 days with various developmental projects being undertaken up as compare with the past government has been quite an eye-opener for the state but when we look at our villages in the 21st century, our heads hang in shame. If writings on development issues of the rural […]

King chilli as a lucrative business for State farmer

Bishnupur, September 13 2017: The hardships and grievances faced by the youths of the State in getting job or work, can be prevented by means of self employment. This was shown by Oinam Nilamani Singh of Naraseina Awang Leikai, Bishnupur district, who provided employment for himself through U-Morok (King chilli) business . The 30 feet […]

King chilli as a lucrative business for State farmer

Bishnupur, September 13 2017: The hardships and grievances faced by the youths of the State in getting job or work, can be prevented by means of self employment. This was shown by Oinam Nilamani Singh of Naraseina Awang Leikai, Bishnupur district, who provided employment for himself through U-Morok (King chilli) business . The 30 feet […]

Governor’s, RK Sanatombi Devi Awards 2017 conferred Education Min calls for equal contribution to society via education

Imphal, September 10 2017: Education is not just to get employment but to find solutions of the problems faced by the society. Everyone in the society should think of how they can contribute for the betterment and development of the society through education, stated Education Minister Thokchom Radheshyam Singh. He was speaking as chief guest […]

Longpi potwares attract crowd at crafts exhibition

Imphal, September 10 2017: For Yinmajo Luiram, a young woman from Longpi village of Ukhrul district, events like tourism festivals or exhibitions are a great boon for her business. She is an artisan making black pots/wares from grounded and powdered rocks. For generations, the villagers of Longpi have been practicing this art of pot making. […]

Manipur govt seeks Centre’s help to settle border dispute with Nagaland

Manipur government has written to the Centre seeking its help to resolve the protracted inter-state border dispute between Manipur and Nagaland with direct involvement of Survey of India. The border dispute between Tungjoy village of Senapati district, Manipur and Kezhakeno village of Phek district, Nagaland has been ongoing for decades. Highlighting the need for a […]

Education Minister to grace Edu-fest at Ukhrul

Ukhrul, September 01 2017: Education Minister Th Redheshyam will grace the State Level Education Festival to be held from September 6 to 8 at Town Hall, Phungreitang Ukhrul . This was disclosed during a press conference held today at UDJWA office Viewland by the secretary of North East Foundation for Education Culture (NEFEC) AC Tamyo […]

In Manipur, a woman lies unburied for over 2 weeks as village council refuses space for final rites

The family of the deceased claim they are being discriminated against as they are practising Catholics in a Baptist-dominated village. Rita Haorei, a resident of Leingangching hamlet in Manipur’s Ukhrul district and a member of the Tangkhul tribe, died on August 7. More than two weeks later, her body lies unburied on the premises of […]

Mass Protest Rally

Mass protest rally against the acts of religious persecution and denial of the last religious rite to Late Rita Haorei of Ukhrul district, Manipur carried out from Don Bosco School Ground, Chingmeirong on August 17, 2017. Large number of students and peoples took part in the mass rally which began from Don Bosco School Ground, […]

DRDA, Ukhrul staff launch indefinite ceasework strike

Ukhrul, August 02 2017: Employees of the District Rural Development Agency (DRDA), Ukhrul have launched an indefinite cease work strike from yesterday demanding an immediate release of their pending salary for the past 24 months. In a statement, DRDA-Wing Ukhrul district, Joint Secretary Md Azad Shah said that following the collective decision of All Manipur […]

State BJP leaders set to visit all ACs

Ukhrul, August 01 2017: State BJP vice president M Ashnikumar Singh who is also in charge of Ukhrul district has declared that State BJP leaders will visit in all the Assembly Constituencies of the State regularly for booth level survey on rotational basis . Briefing the media today at the BJP office at Hamleilkhong, Ashnikumar […]

Search of old track made during WW2 near indo-burma border in ukhrul district lands in Pushing/Chingshou Village – Part 1

In search of the old track made during WW2 in Ukhrul District, came across a village named as Pushing/Chingshou Village. One of the villages where Japanese Troops lands their first steps in Manipur from Burma during WW2. About 125 km from Imphal, passing through rough and narrow road from Shingcha Village, with breath taking landscape, […]

Of proxy teachers and other ills : Mission edn in Govt schools

Mission education. It was on June 20 that Union Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar announced that after he raised his concern over the conditions of Government schools in the State, the Central Government assured that all necessary measures to improve the condition of the Government schools in the State will be taken up. On […]

Proxy teachers greet Ukhrul SDO during inspection

Ukhrul, July 21 2017: Ukhrul SDO Pawan Kumar Yadav has come down heavily against the large scale practise of employing proxy/substitute teachers and absenteeism of medical staff posted in the interior villages of Lungchong Maiphai and Chingai sub-division of Ukhrul district. Taking serious note of the prevailing situation, the SDO asked all the staff to […]