Rebel group Maoist Communist Party, Manipur (MCPM)has warned serious action against those involved in the commercialisation of educational institutions in the state. The party also appealed the people of the state to stay away from MM Higher Secondary School and NG Mani College Khurai as the party had decided to take up action against the authorities of the two schools.
In a press statement issued by Comrade Nonglen Meitei, Secretary Publicity and Propaganda, the outfit said that some of its cadres were trapped by security force while the outfit was trying to investigate the issue of CBSE students who were not allowed to appear the examination. The statement said that both the school authority of MM Higher Secondary School, Wangkhei and NG Mani College Khurai conspire the security force to trap the cadres of the outfit. It said a cadre of the outfit was arrested by security force while he was on his way to investigate about the issue. Later, from his cell phone, two other students were arrested and later the security force recovered some weapons and explosive materials of the outfit from Moirang area.
The Maoist Communist Party Manipur further said that education Minister of the state government in collusion with a gang who trade students had spoiled the career of nearly 1500 students by not arranging means to appear the examination. Promises made by the education Minister to arrange special examination for these students were never converted into action. This shows that the education Minister had closed the issue of these students by taking bribe from the school authority that trades the students for mere gain. The outfit further said that some armed organisation ensuing suspension of operation with the government are being utilised by the gang who trade the students. It said the party will take sometimes but will not remain quiet and appealed the students to stay away from the two schools.