Convenor-in-charge of Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System (JCILPS) Khomdram Ratan strongly condemned Manipur Government over its failure to implement the point of agreements signed between JCILPS and Manipur Government on August 25 this year. He warned another form of agitations from December 16 if the Government fails to implement the agreements on or before December 15.
Interacting media persons at JCILPS office at Keishampat, Ratan said that even after 100 days the agreement signed with the Government have not been implemented and no initiative is seen taken up for that. He also expressed dissatisfaction over government silence over the 3 ILPS related Bills passed by the State Legislative Assembly.
The points of agreement includes – constituting a Manipur State Population Commission which will assess the problems and issues of demographic imbalance and other related matters so as to take up measures towards social harmony and peaceful development. In the point it was also agreed to bring out a white paper on population influx by the State Government. Another point agreed is to constitute a Manipur State Land Reforms Commission which will undertake a review of the situation arising out of complexities related to land, resources and populations dynamics and advice the Government on effective measures on land use policies and help ameliorate inter-community tensions and enhance the respect for democracy and diversity in the state.