25 deaths at Bagrakote tea garden in North Bengal since April got CM Mamata Banerjee to tour the region, announce a package and take action against the owners. That's 13 years too late for many in the tea country, where hunger and deaths set in a while ago.
In a recent communication to the Union Home Ministry, the Manipur government has requested that more forces be sent to the state to control the law and order situation in the light of the ILP agitation taking place in Manipur.
An examination conducted by the Manipur Public Service Commission was disrupted midway on Sunday at Ibotonsana Girl’s Higher Secondary School when an angry mob of school students entered the school forcibly.
“The bomb is still live. We arrived after the incident was over and have been here ever since. We are conducting searches. But the insurgents could very well have left for Myanmar,’’ said a soldier from 6 Dogra Regiment.