Jitendra ( Admin)
Imphal, 17 March 2016 : Association of All Manipur Unreserved Waiting List Candidates for Primary Teachers, 2006 today staged a sit-in demanding their rights to employment at Keishampat Lairembi Community Hall. They demanded that the govt fulfil the order of the High Court of Manipur to issue appointment order to 81 candidates who were in the waiting list of the recruitment of Primary Teachers held in 2006. Members of the Association, Candidates and their families took part in the sit-in. The Association also submitted a memorandum to the authority concerned urging to appoint the 81 candidates in unreserved waiting list as 242 OBC candidates who were included in the notification of the recruitment were already appointed.
IMPHAL, 17 MARCH 2016: Prohibition imposed on crossing border gate between Moreh and Namfalong following a skirmish among the Yongchak, tree bean traders yesterday has been lifted today. An understanding was reached after a meeting between the officials of Myanmar and Manipur at the Immigration Office, Myanmar located at Gate No. 2 for one hour from 8 to 9 this morning. Additional S.P, Moreh, ADC Moreh and officials of Customs department comprised the Manipur team while Myanmar team was led by SP, Tammu. Representatives of Meitei Council, Moreh and Yongchak traders also took part in the meeting. The meeting resolved that traders from Myanmar will bring tree beans up to the border and then traders from Manipur will purchase them at the border. As soon as the meeting was over, Gate No. 2 connecting Moreh and Namfalong was opened to public.
IMPHAL, 15 FEB 2016 : 50th All India Blind Welfare Week 2016 which began from March 8 concluded today. The week organised by Welfare Association for the Blind Manipur concluded at Ideal Blind School, Takyel. Speaking at the function, Lions Club of International Manipur Vice District Governor M. Gojendra urged people to donate eyes. Cash prizes were distributed to winners of 1st State level Braille Reading & Writing Competition 2016.
IMPHAL : Manipur Police Sports Polo Club-A and X-Polo Club, Wangkhei, entered the semi-final of the 26th Governor’s Cup Invitational Polo Tournament. In the third quarter final match played today, Manipur Police Sports Polo Club-A beat Ibudhou Thangjing Polo Club-Khongman 7-5. While in the fourth quarter final match, X-Polo Club, Wangkhei beat Manipur Police Sports Polo Club-C 7-5. 12 teams are taking part in the tournament organised by Manipur Horse Riding and Polo Association at Mapal Kangjeibung.