Stating that horticulture is a key sector to the economic prosperity of the state, the chief minister stressed the need to focus on some specific items like pineapple, lemon, orange, ginger and Yongchak (tree bean) among others, which are suitable for growing in the state.
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.
Nagaland Government initiated the process for preparing RIIN since July 10 with the proposed objective to prevent non-Nagas from acquiring fake indigenous certificates. The RIIN is a master list of all the indigenous inhabitants of Nagaland.
Singh pointed out that the “Cease Fire Ground Rules” lay down basic framework under which both, government agencies and NSCN (IM) are required to operate, however, the NSCN (IM) has continuously been violating the ground rules laid down by them.
"In spite of having barriers, different ecological region, culture and socio-economic variation, the three states are lowering IMR. It is a unique and powerful achievement which the rest of India can learn from," Dr Ajay Khera further added.
As Manipur shares its border with Myanmar, it is used as a transit point for smuggling drugs, arms, human trafficking and security forces seize different forms of drugs worth crores of rupees every year.
The court, citing a medical report submitted by Haokip, stated that the accused is suffering from a very serious illness and at any time the life of the accused may be in danger if proper treatment is not provided.