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Manipur CM N Biren Singh honours police team behind biggest drugs seizure

A combined team of Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB) police and Thoubal Police on June 29 busted a heroin and brown sugar manufacturing lab and recovered a huge quantity of drugs worth about Rs 100 crore in the international market.

Manipur: Leadership crisis within Biren Singh government deepens

On Wednesday, Biren Singh had to defer a meeting of all the MLAs and ministers of the coalition government, including eight Congress turncoats.


Manipur: Behiang may be developed as second corridor to South East Asia, says Biren Singh

"The location of the village is strategically important as it can serve as the second corridor to South East Asian nations next to Moreh in line with India's Act East Policy," Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh said

Indo-Japan partnership could explore opportunities in Manipur: CM N Biren Singh

Also present on the occasion, Ambassador of Japan to India, Kenji Hiramatsu, said that the Northeastern region has got huge potential and invited the youths from the region to work in Japan under the Technical Intern Training Programme.

RBI lifts ban on Manipur fund transactions

The development comes hours after Chief Minister N Biren Singh said that the overdraft was neutralised and restrictions on the financial transactions by the top central bank would be lifted soon.

Financial crisis in Manipur will be over, RBI likely to lift ban on fund transactions: CM Biren Singh

Manipur is currently grappling an overdraft of Rs 247.48 crore, exceeding 36 days in a quarter, as per the scheme of ‘Ways and Means Advances’ for the year 2019-20. Subsequently, the RBI has also imposed a band on the withdrawal of funds from the government’s account.


Ministers hit out against Manipur CM, camp in Delhi

The development could spell trouble for the BJP-led manipur government which is already on a sticky wicket over the mid-term reshuffle.

Manipur: Two ministers stripped of portfolios, rush to seek Centre's help

Y Joykumar was stripped of finance and Thongam Biswajit was stripped of Works and Power, purportedly as a counter-measure to resolve the prevailing financial crisis in the state.

Manipur CM Biren takes over finance, PWD, Power as financial crisis grips state

An order to this effect was also issued by the Chief Secretary on behalf of Manipur’s Governor, relocating portfolios of Finance minister Y. Joykumar Singh and PWD minister Th. Bishwajit Singh.

Manipur to setup ‘Logistic Park’ to enhance Indo-Myanmar trade: CM Biren Singh

Biren Singh said that India’s Act East Policy is a reflection to deepen ties with the ASEAN region, and more importantly, with its immediate neighbour Myanmar.