Committee Asked To Inspect IT & KT Road

IMPHAL, Apr 3: In a quest for accurate judgment over allegations and counter allegations often made against road construction works undertaken under various development projects in the State, a handful of elders from Tamenglong district have raised their concern about a Court Order directing a committee to initiate spot verification of IT and KT road in Tamenglong district. A copy of the court order...

No Sign Of Relief From IT Road Woes

IMPHAL, March 27:  The IT Road, the sole transport link to the outside world for the people of Tamei subdivision and major chunk of Sadar Hills, is one of the oldest roads of Manipur but it is arguably the most deplorable and dangerous road for the people to use. Bus owners and taxis are reluctant to ply along the IT Road as there is no business benefit. Every third day of plying along the road, the...

DoNER Nod For IT Road Fund

IMPHAL, Jan 29: Fund amount of Rs 87.03 crores for improvement of the 70.25 kilometers long Kangpokpi- Tamei Road in Manipur has been approved by Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER). The Kangpokpi-Tamei road improvement fund has the consent of DoNER Minister Bijoy Krishna Handique, with March 2013 set as the date of completion. The allocation was out of a total of Rs 434.23 crores...

RTI Fails To Elicit Any Response On IT Road, Money Withdrawn, No Work Done

IT Road, Kangpokpi, Manipur. Image Credit: The Sangai Express. IMPHAL, Jan 9: Whereas the amount sanctioned for development of IT Road from Kangpokpi to Chalwa has been withdrawn without executing any work, there has been no reply from the authority concerned even as an appeal has been submitted under Right to Information (RTI) Act seeking explanation for the fraudulent withdrawal of fund. Speaking...