Fake Currency Notes

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Fake Currency & Drug Racket Busted In Manipur’s Imphal

In Manipur’s Imphal, a fake currency racket has been busted by Imphal East police, which was functioning at Urup Kangthak and Keirao villages. From the raid, the police recovered 3,790 suspected World is Yours (WY) drugs, 60 grams of heroin, 26 bundles, 89 numbers of 500 fake currency notes and 101 numbers of 500 fake currency uncut sheets. Further information on the matter is awaited. 

Fri, 26 Aug 2022 - 12:04 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Manipur, Imphal, Fake Currency Racket, drug racket, Urup Kangthak village

Courtesy: ANI

Internet Suspended

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Internet Suspended, Section 144 Imposed In Manipur Over Security Concerns

Internet has been suspended for five days, and section 144 of CrPC has been imposed in Manipur over law and order concerns. The move has come after an incident in Bishnupur district, where an eco van was set ablaze in the Phougakchao lkhang area by three-four youths. The internet has been suspended to counter "rumor-mongers", and stop the spread of hatred and photos through social media.

Sun, 07 Aug 2022 - 12:50 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Manipur, Bishnupur, Internet Suspended, section 144, Northeast News

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Naga Solidarity Walk

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People From Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur Extend Support To Naga Solidarity Walk

To support the Global Naga Forum (GNF) organised a two-day Naga Solidarity walk, hundreds of Nagas from Assam, Arunachal, Manipur and Nagaland, came together. On July 28, the GNF started the "One People, One Destiny" walk, from Kohima, expecting the convergence of thousands of Nagas in Senapati Town in Manipur on July 29. The walk will be resumed after a halt at night in the Maram Naga area, Manipur.

Thu, 28 Jul 2022 - 05:03 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Solidarity Walk, Nagaland, Manipur, Assam, NGF


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Earthquake Of 4.8 Magnitude Jolts Manipur: NCS

The National Centre of Seismology (NCS) informed that an earthquake of 4.8 magnitude occurred in Manipur, on July 16. The earthquake occurred in the East South-east Moirang, at around 11:42 pm, and had a depth of 94 km. NCS is the nodal agency of the Indian government, that monitors earthquake activities in the country. Furthermore, on July 5, an earthquake of 3.7 magnitude on the Richter scale occurred in Assam.

Sun, 17 Jul 2022 - 10:09 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Manipur, Earthquake, Assam, Moirang, NCS

Courtesy: ANI

Noney Landslide

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Manipur Landslide: 4 More Bodies Recovered, Search For Missing Persons Underway

In Manipur, four more bodies were recovered after landslide stuck the Money district, said the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF). So far, 13 Territorial Army personnel and five civilians have been rescued, said the Indian Army. Meanwhile, mortal remains of nine Territorial Army personnel and one civilian have been recovered from the site. Reportedly, the search for the missing persons is underway. Further details are awaited.

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 - 01:35 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Manipur, Noney, SDRF, Imphal, landslide

Courtesy: ANI

Noney Landslide

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Massive Landslide Kills 7 & Leaves 13 Injured In Manipur's Noney; Rescue Operations Underway

In Manipur's Noney district, a massive landslide which struck near a railway construction camp has resulted in the death of seven persons, and left 13 others injured. According to Home Minister Amit Shah, rescue operations are underway and National Disaster Response Force personnel are on site. Reportedly, the landslides were caused due to incessant rains, and so far, 19 persons have been rescued. 

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 06:08 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: landslide, Manipur, Imphal, Amit Shah, Noney

Courtesy: ANI

Imphal Bomb Blasts

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Man Confesses To 3 Bomb Blasts In Imphal, Says Was Paid Rs 30,000: Manipur

Manipur police has arrested a 46-year-old man, who is believed to be responsible for a string of low-intensity blasts in and around city, in the recent weeks. The accused identified as Thounaojam Rishi Luwangcha has been arrested and explosives, detonators and cordtex wires have been seized from his possession. According to the police, Thounaojam confessed to his crime, and said that he was paid Rs 30,000 for each blasts.

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 07:25 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Manipur, Imphal, terrorist, blast, Thounaojam

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

IED Blast

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IED Explosion Inside Community Hall Kills 1, Leaves 5 Injured: Manipur

In Manipur's Khongjom, one person was killed in an IED explosion inside a community hall at Sapam Mayai Lekai, on May 30. The blast also left five other injured, who were then shifted to Thoubal Hospital for treatment. According to the police, the place has been cordoned for forensic inspection. Meanwhile, a case has been registered, and further details on the matter is awaited.

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 05:07 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: IED, Manipur, Thoubal, Khongjom, Sapam Mayai Lekai

Courtesy: ANI

CM Biren Singh

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Manipur Cabinet Expansion: 6 New Ministers Added To Biren Singh's Govt

One month after BJP returned to power in the state of Manipur, the cabinet strength has been expanded to 12 members, with the addition of six new members from BJP, on April 16. Governor of the state La Ganeshan administered the oath ceremony of the new ministers. Out of the 12 total cabinet members, 10 are from BJP and two from Naga People's Font (NPF).

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 01:59 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Manipur, Cabinet, BJP, NPF, cabinet expansion

Courtesy: NDTV


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2 Arrested For Alleged Trafficking Of Wild Chimpanzees: Assam

In Assam's Karbi Anglong district, police arrested two persons for allegedly trafficking five wild chimpanzees, on April 13. During a routine checking, a vehicle in Dilai Tiniali along the Assam-Nagaland border was intercepted, and the animals were found. Reportedly, the police handed over the monkeys to the forest department officials of the Manja range district. Further investigation on the matter is awaited.

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 08:43 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Chimpanzee, Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, Trafficking