The arrested drug lord has been remanded to police custody till June 11 for further investigation.
If successful, Manipur would become the second state in the Northeast after Meghalaya to use plastic waste in road construction.
The minister, who is in Imphal to assess the central schemes adopted by the state, said work in Manipur is being monitored by the Prime Minister's Office.
The rally was led by UNC president Gaidon Kamei and leaders of Tangkhul civil bodies and a memorandum was submitted to Prime Minister of India through Deputy Commissioner of Ukhrul.
A crowdsourced list of indigenous baby names online alludes to the young Manipuri’s quest to revisit traditional roots.
During a recently-held public convention on NSU, the student's body urged the government to cancel the walk-in-interview which was scheduled to take place on June 11 in the Lucknow campus.
The announcement of Bishwajit, who is the convener of the committee, comes on the eve of the proposed drive of the JCILPS students’ wing to vacate "non-locals" tenants from Manipur who does not possess valid documents to prove their credential.
Erendro, however, said that he would not pay for his bail until he is released unconditionally. He alleged that the developing situation is a gross injustice as there has been no action against those who created and uploaded the inflammatory video.
PRJA spokesperson asserted that Erendro has been an outspoken critic against government’s fail policies and high handedness. For the same reason, the BJP also recently filed a defamation case against Erendro, he added.
While the motive behind uploading the video is yet to be ascertained, many speculated it to be a result of a land dispute between two groups in Imphal East district.
The Chief Minister N Biren warned that if any illegal immigrant is detected under the jurisdiction of a certain police station, then all the concerned officers of the police station will have to face stringent action for giving passage to illegal immigrants.
The memorandum highlighted the plight of the villagers as Leisang lacked motorable roads, schools and safe drinking water, despite being just 77 km away from the capital city, Imphal.
Biren Singh appealed the people to have sense of nationalism and refrain from helping the illegal immigrants entering the state. He also warned individuals for giving communal tone to the initiative taken up by the police against anti social elements in the past few months.
Acting on a tip-off by a team of Imphal East district police, the Rohingyas were arrested from a rented house in Hatta Golapati of Imphal around 7.30, said Deputy Inspector General Manipur police.
The execution of the 110.62 Kms long Jiribam-Imphal railway began which began in 2004, is reportedly running behind scheduled due to constant disturbances from militant groups operating in the state.
The blockade nearly five months long blockade was lifted on March 19 after the Nongthombam Biren Singh led BJP government came into power in Manipur.
The Chief Minister's statement came after the demand of the civil bodies to declare the stance of the government on the statement of interlocutor RN Ravi on the creation of a Naga territorial council as part of the peace deal between the NSCN (IM) and the Centre.
Speaking to media persons in Imphal, Director General of Police (DGP) Manipur, L.M Khaute, said the militant cadres were arrested from different places on Thursday in a coordinated effort of Imphal East, West and Thoubal districts.
Chief Minister N. Biren Singh condemned the bomb attack and said his government will not remain a silent spectator to the incident.
The injured jawan has been identified as N. Prem Singh, 31, a resident of Kakching district, Manipur