Imphal, Feb 13:
Vice Chancellor, Bir Tikendrajit University, Prof A.K. Choudary along with Dr. Johnson Luwang, Coordinator, Directorate of Research & Extension, Bir Tikendrajit University called on the Governor of Manipur Miss Anusuiya Uikey at Raj Bhavan yesterday and discussed promoting peace and prosperity in Manipur through education.
The Governor urged them to continue their services in the Education sector for the welfare and development of the state.
National Secretary, Republican Party of India (A), Maheshwar Thounaojam along with Potshangbam Chand Meetei also called on the Governor and briefed her on the measures for bringing permanent peace and normalcy in Manipur. He mentioned the following measures that include the implementation of the Manipur Hill Areas (Acquisition of Chieftainship) Act, 1967; Abrogation of the tripartite Suspension of Operations (SoO) Agreement between the Government of India, the Government of Manipur and Militant Groups of Kuki-Chin-Zo community signed on August 22, 2008 and extended till February 29, 2024 and implementation of NRC with 1951 as the base year. They also conveyed the problems and grievances of the Internally Displaced persons taking refuge in relief camps.
The Governor took note of their concerns and said she would look into the matter and discuss it with the concerned authority. She also urged them to submit a list of the relief camps facing problems at present.
Maj Gen Ravroop Singh, SM, newly appointed IGAR (South) called on the Governor of Manipur Miss Anusuiya Uikey at Raj Bhavan this evening and briefed on the prevailing law and order situations in the state. He was accompanied by the outgoing IGAR (South), Maj Gen Rajan Sherawat, AVSM, USM. Governor appreciated the efforts taken up by Maj Gen Rajan Sherawat during his tenure in the state and extended good wishes for all his future endeavours.