Imphal, July 28,
Police effort to drive out vendors occupying the footpath here in Imphal faced extreme opposition and rage turning the Khwairambandh Keithel into a war field yesterday. However, in border town Moreh the Civil Society organizations leaders of various communities joined hands with the police in cleaning the footpath by driving out the illegal occupation.
The Moreh Police has been conducting awareness campaign since the couple of days warning the vendors occupying the footpath and those extending the shops to the footpath to take it out. Yesterday a team of Moreh Police had given the final warning and accordingly the police led by Additional Superintendent of Police K. Robinsun along with the leaders of the various CSOs drive out all illegal occupiers.
The measures is being taken up after the border town Moreh faces frequent traffic jam and inconveniences to students and other pedestrians as the footpath have been crowded by illegal stalls and vendors. The CSOs leaders also gave three day time to remove the extended portion of shops which encroached the footpath.
CSOs leaders join hand in cleaning foot path vendor in Moreh