Locals of Lamboi Khongnangkhong today gherao the office of the Chorus Repertory Theater after a team of police demolished a temporary shed constructed by the local committee at around 8.30 am.
The temporary shed was constructed by Lamboi Khongangkhong Mamang Leikai Social Development Committee between Uripok Kangchup Road and Lamboi Khongangkhong. A team of Lamphel police demolished the shed by a Government order.
Speaking to the media persons, Thoudam Shanti, Secretary Lamboi Khongnangkhong Mamang Leikai Development Committee said that the Chorus Repertory Theater seems to disrespect the local people as they have named the road as Samushang. This might be the reason leading to the demolition of the shed.
The shed was only 2 months old and was constructed for temporary use.
Later, large number of people of the area thronged to the complex of the Chorus Repertory Society however volunteers of the theater group close the gate. The local people said that they will not allow the theater group to open the gate unless there is an agreement between them