Imphal, Jan 19,
A Sit-in-protest was held today at Singjamei Mayengbam Leikai by locals and Meira Paibis of Singjamei Mayengbam Leikai against the firing of gun shots at the residence of Dr. Salam Nongthon an orthopaedic surgeon. The protest was organised by Social Development Organisation Club (SDO) and the local Meira Paibis.
Speaking to media persons MK Ellawar President of SDO club said that they strongly condemn the firing at the doctor’s residence. He added there may be personal reasons but firing at the residence in residential area creates a state of turmoil and panic to the family and the residence of the. Talks should be initiated to solve if there is any misunderstanding. He also appealed not to repeat such act in the future.
And it was also informed that no prior demands or threats were received to the doctor.
Rinku Khumukcham, Editor of Imphal Times has more than 15+ years in the field of Journalism. A seasoned editor, was a former editor of ISTV News. He resides in Keishamthong Elangbam Leikai, with his wife and parents.