All Manipur Recognized Private school welfare association (AMRPSWA) today said that schools will re-open from July 23. The decision to re-open the schools was taken after an understanding has been made between the association and the JAC form against the killing of Sapam Robinhood. Earlier, the Private school body had decided to re-open the school from today however, after JCILPS announced the series of agitation the association decided to close the school till July 22 to show solidarity to the JCILPS.
Secretary of the Private school Body L Joy Khuman while speaking to media at Manipur Press today said that even as the school will resume normal classes from July 23, students and teachers will wear black badge to protest the brutality of the state police force at which a student of Ananda Singh Higher Secondary School was killed during a democratic protest. The Private school body also said that ahead of the classes 1 minute silence will be observed everyday as a mark of respect to the departed soul. He further added that the student will raise two slogans – “Immediate implementation of ILPS in Manipur” and “immediate punishment of the police personnel involved in the killing of Sapam Robinhood”.
L. Joy further appealed the people to let the student continue their academic activities even in the time of various agitation of the state.