CCPur, June 7: Tribal Rights Vigil Manipur (TRVM) Joint Headquarter Churachandpur was officially launched today at YPA-GHQs Hall Hiangtam Lamka by President YPA GHQ Chin Ngaih Pau and attended by TRVM Jt. Hq. Ccpur executive Rev K Kamchinkhup, Divisional Superintendent of EBCC Imphal division and give a keynote address and presentation by Lian Suantak, Moderator, TRVM GHQ Delhi and Thangbiaklian Hangzou, Chief Moderator, TRVM Jt. Hq. Lamka.
In a keynote address given by Lian Suantak, it was stated that it is a vision project of TRVM, a non-profit citizen Vigilant Initiative. It is independent and has no political or business alignment, adding that its vision document includes educated, responsible and informed citizens able to recognize and report corruption without fear or favour in which incidents of corruption and maladministration are addressed accordingly.
Mr. Suantak further states that it is deeply concerned about the failure to deal with and address issues of political control, accountability and appointments to key institutions
Therefore, the effort is to secure mass commitment against corruption. Chief moderator Thangbiaklian quoted that it is an aspiration of the people for crackdown of corruption. With corruption, everyone pays and likens it to common foe eating into the vitals of the society. Understanding causes, effects and innovative ways to address them is vital, he adds, saying that it is also concerned for abuse of media freedom, as it is tantamount to murder of democracy, calling for action and no immunity to abusers of media freedom.