LPG, Fuel In The Black Market Reel Under Police Crackdown

IMPHAL, Oct 29 : Barely 28 hours after  Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution (CAF & PD) Minister, Yumkham Erabot submitted a damning report to Union Home Secretary GK Pillai, that personnel of the State Home Department are involved in the black market racket of fuel and LPG , the police launched a crackdown on unauthorized vendors selling petroleum products and LPG cylinders, Three persons...

AMWJU Details Stand On Kesho Group

IMPHAL, Oct 29: Whereas KCP-MTF (Sunil Meitei) has claimed responsibility for killing Utlou Zilla Parishad Member Thokchom Sanayaima (Sanayanba) through a press release issued by its publicity secretary named Sunil Meetei, a S/S chief commander of the an outfit with the same name has contended that Sunil Meetei was only helping the party from outside and that he was never enrolled in the party. Sunil...

Meghen’s Whereabouts Still Remain Unknown But… Wife Goes To HC, Legal Option For Dhaka

IMPHAL, Oct 29: Even as the wife of RK Meghen, the Chairman of the UNLF, RK ongbi Ibemnungshi has filed a Habeas Corpus petition before the Imphal bench of the Gauhati High Court today, a reliable source informed The Sangai Express that ‘Their Government (Bangladesh) will have to go to Court for further action for handing him (Meghen) over,’ to the Government of India. After his reported...

Senapati Rally Demands Expeditious Peace Process

IMPHAL, Oct 29: A large number of Nagas turned out at the Senapati rally on October 26 demanding expedition of the on- going Naga peace process. The rallyists submitted a memorandum to the Prime Minister in this regard. However, it was not clear through which channel the memorandum was submitted. The memorandum to the Prime Minister said that bringing an honorable and acceptable solution to the Indo-Naga...

PMGSY Roads Changing Lifestyle In Manipur

IMPHAL, Oct 29: Construction of new roads and upgradation of certain inter-village routes in Manipur under the centrally sponsored schemes such as Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) has started to change the lifestyles of several villagers. ‘The recent construction of a road in between Sugnu and Sekmaijin villages has helped the villagers to change their lifestyles upto a certain level’,...

Sourced Arms From China, Says Arrested Naga Militant

NEW DELHI: Arrested NSCN (I-M) arms procurer Anthony Shimray has told the National Investigation Agency (NIA) sleuths that he paid an advance of $ 800,000 this April to a Bangkok-based company to source rocket launchers, grenades, assault rifles and ammunition for the Naga and other insurgent groups in Assam and Manipur from a weapons supplier in mainland China. Shimray, 50, picked up by the Indian...

Maoists, Manipur Ultra Outfit Forge Links

GUWAHATI, Oct 28: Amidst growing security concerns following intelligence inputs on links between the Maoist rebel groups and the militant outfits active in North East India, the security agencies have come across a joint declaration where the Maoists and the Revolutionary People’s Front (RPF) of Manipur agreed to ‘honor and support the sovereignty of India and Manipur’. The joint...