Andro Parking Still Inundated, Trade Hit

The few hours of reprieve not enough for Andro Parking. Image Credit: Sangai Photo IMPHAL, May 25: Though the sky brightened with the Sun coming out in all its glory and rain stopping for some hours, giving a breather to the people living in low lying areas of Imphal Municipality today, Andro parking remained inundated causing a lot of inconveniences to the people. Water logging and artificial flood...

EDITORIAL: Passing The Unpalatable As Manna… Calling The Govt’s Bluff

Comedy is an art, demanding a certain degree of creativity from the man behind the camera as well as the artiste in front of it, not to talk about the script writer. Buffoonery is not comedy and far from being an exercise in creativity, its primary aim is to target the baser instinct of mankind. Poles apart, the two are, with no meeting point. However the irony is unmistakable when a large number of...

Planning Commission for PPP Model For Car Parking

IMPHAL, Feb 11: With regard to the proposed construction of two multi-storeyed car parking at two places in Imphal, construction of one bus terminal in each of the nine districts and construction of ten city bus terminals in greater Imphal areas, the Planning Commission has directed the State Government to implement these projects under Public Private Partnership (PPP) model. A reliable source in Transport...

Truck Terminus, Parking Lots On The Anvil

IMPHAL, Jan 18: One truck terminus each on NH-39 and NH-53 would be built within the 12th Five Year Plan period under the North Eastern Council (NEC) in addition to development of two multi storage car parking facilities at Khwairamband Keithel. According to an official source, the initiative to build inter-State truck terminals (ISTT) on NH-39 and NH-53 was taken up to ameliorate the inconveniences...