Empty Streets Greet First Citizen Of The Country, Video Conferencing With Ukhrul DC Scheduled Today, Patil Makes Maiden Landing At Tulihal Amid Boycott

A perfectly executed guard of honour receives the President at Tulihal airport. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Mar 10: Amid the boycott and 40 hours general strike called by the banned Manipur People’s Liberation Front (MPLF), President Pratibha Devisingh Patil landed at Imphal on her two-day visit today afternoon. With the State Government not leaving anything to chance, the President landed...

Strike Disrupts Normal Life, No Untoward Incident

A deserted road shows the effectiveness of the bandh. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Mar 10: The ongoing 40 hours general strike called by the MPLF in protest against President Pratibha Devi Singh Patil’s visit to Manipur seriously affected normal life in the State today. However, there is no report of any violent or untoward incident so far. The MPLF urged the people to boycott the Indian President...