Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla urged CM N Biren Singh to invite the home ministers of all the north-eastern states to the Conference so that the region can have a comprehensive policy to deal with such issues.
The counsel of the two convicts appealed for a minimum period of sentence on the ground that the offence committed was the first for both convicts and they were sole breadwinners of their respective families.
Rifleman G Robert Sharma, who hails from Manipur, clinched three Gold medals in compound bow archery events while Rifleman Z Demo from Nagaland bagged one Gold, one Silver and one Bronze medal in wooden bow events.
The alleged dealers were trying to traffick a large number of individuals mostly girls and minors from Nepal through Manipur via Moreh to Middle East countries for the purpose of surrogacy and ‘terrorist’ activities.
Stating that RSS can no longer host or commemorate events associated with the history of the land, the JSCC convenor demanded a public apology from the organisers for their alleged attack on the unique history of Manipur.