Imphal: Former Manipur chief minister O. Ibobi Singh along with Gaikhangam, K. Meghachandra (president, MPCC), MLAs T. Ranjit and Th. Lokeshwar called on the governor at Raj Bhavan and briefed on the damage of public properties and loss of many innocence lives since the outbreak of ethnic strife in May last year and also informed on the violence in Moreh.
They conveyed that public in Thoubal areas have announced to march towards Moreh if additional state forces are not deployed and the inaction of the central forces continue. The team urged for immediate intervention of governor to control the situation.
Governor Anusuiya Uikey heard their grievances and said that she was informed of the stringent security arrangements that have been put in place, and more central security forces will be sent by tomorrow morning. She appealed to the visiting team to co-operate and support every step taken up to restore peace and normalcy in the dtate.
K. Tomasu, Manager, Malom Oil Depot, Malom Tulihal, Imphal called on the governor and briefed on their unwavering efforts to ensure uninterrupted petroleum supplies for the people.
They also stated that beyond oil, they are committed towards social responsibilities in sanitation, environment, sustainability, disaster management, drinking water and rural development.
The governor commended their services and extended New Year’s greetings from her office.