Manipur

Manipur : Sexual contact is now the main cause of HIV /AIDS

December 6, 2017, 9:17 am
Imphal (Manipur ); Contrary to the earlier   popular belief  that HIV /AIDS used to spread among the drug  users , a recent survey  has shown that  sexual contact has now become  the primary cause of transmission  of HIV/AIDS virus in the state which is often dubbed as the AIDS capital of the country
 
 
The survey states ,while 15 percent is because of sharing of syringes the remaining 7 percent is attributed  to parent -to -child transmission.
 

Manipur : High intensity bomb blast in Imphal

December 5, 2017, 12:39 pm
Imphal ( Manipur ) : Rebels   exploded a remote-controlled bomb here on Monday in KoLaingam village near Nthoujam Lamkhai in Imphal West District. The powerful device however did not cause any damage and there was no report of any casualty.
 
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Security Forces  have rushed to the spot  and  a major combing operation is on.
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The incident comes  a day after the extension of the Distributed Areas Act for one year under  the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 .
 

Manipur :Powerful bomb found planted in Imphal shop

November 30, 2017, 7:52 pm
 
Imphal (Manipur):A powerful remote-controlled bomb was found planted in a shop in Khuyanthong area of Imphal city on Thursday. It was deftly handled by the bomb disposal squad, causing no harm to anybody.
 
The bomb was spotted on the 10th and last day of the 10-day "Sangai International Tourism Festival 2017", which was inaugurated by President Ram Nath Kovind on November 21. Police have beefed up security in Imphal areas.
 
The shop is owned by Ajit Patni, who sells iron rods and other building material.

Manipur : 4 PLA militants including 2 women arrested

November 29, 2017, 3:20 pm
 
Imphal (Manipur): Four militants including two women were arrested and arms and ammunition seized from their possession by police from Manipurs Imphal West district.
 
The four militants of the People Liberation Army (PLA) were arrested and one AK-rifle with five magazines, one lethod gun with 10 shells, one 9 mm pistol along with a magazine were seized from their possession, a press release issued by the PRO of Manipur Police said.
 
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Manipur: The masked rickshaw pullers of Imphal

November 17, 2017, 1:33 pm
Imphal (Manipur) : Meet , Kaba Singh, Age 21 years , Qualification : B.Sc,  ; K.Moiramba Singh Age 32 years  Qualification :  M .A.  ; Th. Naocha Sarma, Age 27, Qualification : Diploma in Automoible Engineering  ; Sheikhokai Singh , Age 37 years, Qualificaton : MA. MPhil  and  the list is endless .  They all have something in common . They  are all  masked rickshaw pullers operating  at  Imphal in the Northeast Indian  state of Manipur.
 

Instant Health Care : Northeast to have India's first ever 'Air Dispensary'

November 15, 2017, 11:36 pm
Imphal (Manipur):  Good news for the people of Northeast as far as your health is concerned.The  region  is all set to get India’s first-ever "Air Dispensary" based in a helicopter and the Union Ministry of Development of Northeast  has already contributed Rs. 25 crore as part of the initial funding for this initiative.
 
The state -of art disensary will have a helicopter based Dispensary/OPD service in such far flung and remote areas, where no doctor or medical facility was available and the patient in need will have  access to any medical care. 

Manipur CM Biren pays respect to slain AR jawans

November 15, 2017, 12:25 pm
Imphal (Manipur ): Chief Minister, N Biren Singh led the state in offering respect to two Assam Rifles jawans who were killed in a bomb blast at Chandel district headquarters  . Chief Minister   Biren Singh , Deputy Chief Minister  , Yumnam Joykumar Singh , Army, Assam Rifles, Police and others laid  wreaths to the mortal remains of the two jawans of 18 Assam Rifles at Imphal International Airport .
 

Manipur :Two Assam Rifles jawans killed and several others injured in IED blast

November 13, 2017, 5:00 pm
By :Pradeep Pareek
 
Dimapur/ Imphal : Two Assam Rifles jawans were killed and six others severely wounded in an IED explosion in Chandel district of Manipur this morning.
 
The IED explosion occured while these jawans were on patrolling on the foothill road near Mahamani village under Chandel police station on Monday at around 6. 10 am.
 

Mary Kom predicts gold haul in 2017 AIBA Youth Women's World Championship

November 9, 2017, 10:45 pm
New Delhi:: Newly crowned Asian Boxing champion Mary Kom feels that India will begin a new chapter with the upcoming 2017 AIBA Youth Women's World Championship in Guwahati by winning multiple medals.
 
She is delighted with the way the young guns have been preparing and declared that they have the quality and the talent to make a killing on the world stage.
 

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