ST reservation to the dominant Meitei community, Manipur violence explained

Manipur Violence: What led to violence in Manipur’s Churachandpur?

On Wednesday afternoon, violence broke out again in Manipur’s Churachandpur district after a period of relative peace. As the day progressed, tensions escalated and spilt over to other regions as various tribal groups in the Hill districts came together for a solidarity rally aimed at protecting their constitutional rights and guarantees. As the law and … Read more

Sec 144 in Manipur’s Churachandpur, mob torched venue of CM’s visit

Sec 144 in Manipur’s Churachandpur, mob torched venue of CM’s visit

A mob reportedly set fire to Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh’s venue at New Lamka in Churachandpur district on Thursday night ahead of his visit to the area, prompting the district administration to issue prohibition orders, including the suspension of Internet services. Mob torched open gym, vandalised CM’s event venue The angry mob set fire to … Read more

This Manipur woman police officer returned police medal; know why

Manipur Narcotics and Border Affairs former Additional Superintendent of Police Thounaojam Brinda on Friday returned his Chief Minister’s Police Medal. She was given this medal on the occasion of Patriot Day on 13 August 2018 to fight against heroism and drugs. In 2018, she arrested a high-profile drug mafia named Lukhosei Jou and his associates with … Read more