JCILPS Conducts Survey On Non-Locals In Imphal East

IMPHAL, Oct 11: The Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) has conducted a survey of non-locals today morning in Chingmeirong area, under Wangkhei Assembly Constituency in Imphal East district. Addressing a press meet today at its office, BK Moirangcha, co-convener of JCILPS said that the survey on non-locals has been taken up by the JCILPS after constituting a committee known as Joint...

BRIEF NEWS: May 25, 2011

Girls missing IMPHAL, May 24: Two girls, one 16 years and the other 13 years old, have been reportedly missing from their respective residences at Keibi Kumuda since May 17. According to a statement issued by Officer in-charge of Lamlai Police Station, Mutum Dineshwori Devi (16) d/o Mutum Nabadeep Singh of Keibi Kumuda Leikai and Mutum Phajabi Devi (13) d/o Mutum Achouba Singh of Keibi Kumuda Makha...

Green Taxes Against Old Vehicles On The Anvil

IMPHAL, Feb 12: The State Transport Department has floated the concept of collecting Green Taxes from all the vehicles which are over 15 years old. The amount of the Green taxes to be collected would be 5 percent of total value of the vehicle. According to sources in Transport Department, the collected Green taxes would be utilized for tree plantation and other related activities to control rising...

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...

Imphal Crescendo Touches 76-77 dB

Auto Rickshaw parking zone in Imphal. Image Credit: Sangai Photo. IMPHAL, Jan 28: As per the readings of the Sound Level Meter installed at the western gate of Kangla, Imphal city recorded average noise level of 76 to 77 decibels in 2009. An official source in the Manipur Pollution Control Board (MPCB) said that noise level of 76 or 77 dB is too high according to Noise Pollution (Regulation and Control)...

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...

Number Of Vehicles Inching Towards The 2 Lakh Figure

IMPHAL, Dec 12: In a tiny State like Manipur where the population is being estimated at about 25 lakhs, the number of motor vehicles so far registered at the Transport Department is nearly touching the two lakhs point. According to a Transport Department source, number of vehicle registered till date is 1, 98,889 the number will continue to increase at a rapid pace for 30-40 applications for registration...