Imphal March 8
Ningombam Bupenda Meitei, Congress spokesperson of Manipur, has applied for Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament from Manipur under Indian National Congress. Bupenda Meitei, an AICC in-charge of North East India for Fishermen Congress, is a strong ideologue of Nehru-Gandhi philosophy. He was disgracefully terminated from teaching position at Manipur Central University due to his association with the Congress. He has defended the party and Gandhi philosophy. His association with the party began since his college days at St. Stephen’s College, Delhi where Rahul Gandhi also studied. He taught Philosophy at Hindu College, University of Delhi. He is 32 and unmarried young Congress leader who has a good rapport with all the political leaders, cutting across the party lines both in Imphal and Delhi.