Imphal, April 29
Appointment order of Ksh. Jugindro , the NSD graduate from Manipur to the post of Secretary of the Manipur State Kala Akademi has been cancelled by another order issued in the name of the Governor of Manipur by the Arts and Culture department of the Government of Manipur.
Ksh. Jugendro a renowned theatre activist has been appointed full time Secretary of the Manipur State Kala Akademi by the Government of Manipur April 20, 2020. Following his appointment many culture activist and theatre groups from across the state had applauded the Government of Manipur as they show hopes of reviving the dying Manipur Culture. For quite a long time the post of the Secretary has remained vacant and activities that were supposed to be performed by the Akademi has been crippled as the post of the Secretary was vacant.
As per the order of the Commissioner (Art & Culture ) issued yesterday , Lourembam Kishworjit, Joint Director (Art & Culture) will continue to hold the charge of Secretary, Manipur State Kala Akademi on –in-charge basis in addition to his normal duties without any extra remuneration with immediate effect until further order.