The Manipur government has suspended mobile internet services for five days to curb rumours-mongering through spread of hate videos and messages in the state.
The employees of the Manipur Secretariat on Monday continued their cease-work strike as their demand for the implementation of the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission is yet to be fulfilled.
For the first time, the railways will use artifical intelligence to control air circulation, signages and maintenance work in the 10.28 km-long tunnel in Imphal.
Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh announced that the Centre has sanctioned Rs 1,600 crore for the improvement of the National Highway (NH) 2 bordering Myanmar.
Biren Singh has said that the case of missing arms of the 2nd Manipur Rifles will be thoroughly investigated and those involved in the case will be dealt with as per law.
Despite a warning by CM N. Biren Singh to employees, the strike in government offices across Manipur continued for the third day on Saturday, paralysing work.
PM Narendra Modi is scheduled to inaugurate the Science Congress in the Manipur University campus on March 16, government sources said.
Chutintorn said that construction on the Thailand side has been completed and "we are waiting for India to finish road construction in Myanmar".
N. Biren Singh has said that all guilty officers involved in a scam involving purchase of sub-standard belts for the police and paramilitary battalions will be punished.
No casualties were reported among the troopers. More reinforcements have been called in and combing operations are going on.