Imphal, Aug 26: In a run up to the Tribal Unity day observance scheduled to organize on August 31 this year, the Churachandpur JAC formed against the ILPS Bills today organized a passenger Auto rally in Churachandpur district head quarter. The rally which begins from Churachandpur public ground snakes through the streets of Churachandpur district head quarters carrying anti ILPS slogans. During the rally which kicked off from 9 am, almost all shops and business establishment remained shuts showing support to the rally.
The Churachandpur JAC , had yesterday announced that the week long observance of “Tribal Unity day” will kick start from today to show highest regards to the nine tribal martyrs who were killed during anti ILPS Bill in August 31 last year.The JAC had yesterday appealed to lite candle at each houses of tribal people at 6.30 pm to show support to the movement.
The JAC Against the Anti tribal Bill is also all set to organised series of sit-in-protest at various places of Churachandpur district from tomorrow until August 31 where there will be a traditional gun salute as a amrk of repect to the tribal martyrs who were killed in the mass uprising against the passing of the 3 ILPS Bills passed by the state government on August 31 last year.
After the Protection of Manipuri Peoples Bill, 2015 which was passed along with two other Bills has been denied assent by the President, the state government is preparing another Bill similar to the kind which is being vehemently opposed by the CCpur JAC.