Skip to content Skip to navigation

Concern over ‘anti-tribal’ laws

The All Tribal Students' Union Manipur has expressed grave concern over a set of laws which they feel would do more harm for the tribal people. In statement sent to Assam Times, the student organization called these set of anti tribal policy. “Modern political history of the tribals in Manipur is more or less a struggle for survival around this vicious circle where everything the Tribal hold dear have been coerced away some way or other. Now even their identity is at stake,” the student organization observed.

ATSUM reiterated have asked the 20 tribal MLAs to tender their resignation by owning up the responsibility of having failed to perform their constitutional duty.

Author info

Sunil Khabacha's picture

Imphal, Manipur
Tags: 

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

Bike lifters held in Udalguri

2 Nov 2017 - 10:02pm | Shajid Khan

The Udalguri police nabbed two bike lifters and found four two wheelers from their possession on Thursday. 

Acting on s tip off, police conducted raids in Khoirabari and Bhairabkund where the bikes were recovered. Headed by DSP (HQ),Udalguri Moidul Islam and assisted by SDPO Bhergaon Barun Purkayastha, the police team nabbed Jayanta Brahma alias Kebla alias Babloo from Khoirabari and Mintu Barman from Udalguri. A case has been registered against them at Udalguri PS under relevant sections of IPC.

Sahitya Sabha Prez quits

30 Dec 2016 - 10:40pm | AT News

Caught in a paralyzing controversy Dr Dhrubajoti Borah is understood to have resigned as the Asom Sahitya Sabha president.

The resignation was on expected line in view of the stinging controversy over the functionings of a circle of officials who are allegedly defaming the country’s greatest literary organization.

Dr Bora tendered his resignation hardly a week after his secretary general Dr Parama Rajbanshi put in his papers.

The 10th CEM's Cup final today

11 Nov 2014 - 8:53pm | Simon L Infimate

The 10th edition of the Chief Executive Member's (CEM's) Cup invitational football tournament final match will be held on Wednesday at NL Daulagupu Sports Complex, Haflong. The final match will be played between KIYC of Manipur and Republic Veng of Mizoram. 

CEM's Cup is one of the biggest and the most lucrative football tournament in the Hill district which is being organised every year by the Dima Hasao District Sports Association (DHDSA). Football teams from within and outside the district of Dima Hasao as well as teams from outside the state are invited for this tournament. The winner of this tournament will walk away with Rs. 3 lakhs and a trophy, the runner up with Rs. 2 lakhs.