Items filtered by date: Saturday, 19 September 2020
Imphal, 19 September 2020 (Evening News ) : President of Apunba Ireipakki Maheiroi Sinpanglup, AIMS, Kh. Romen has demanded the unconditional release of the 4 arrested members of AIMS within 24 hours. It maybe mentioned that Imphal West Commando team has arrested them for locking up the Engineering Wing of the Education Department yesterday against Government’s alleged failure to take actions against corrupt officials of the wing. Police arrested AIMS Finance Secretary Nickerson, Publicity Secretary Saiyonba and members Thonglen and Nonganlakpa from AIMS office in Kwakeithel last night. Speaking to media today, Romen alleged Chief Minister N. Biren of supporting corrupt top bureaucrats and of giving false assurance to the public of uprooting corruption in the State. He asserted that the Government’s failure to look into the misdeeds involved while coming up with the architectural drawings for the construction of Engineering Colleges of DM University and at Heirok by the Engineering Wing of the Education Department is a clear example of corrupt deeds. He maintained that people are losing their faith in the Government following such series of misconducts. Romen warned that AIMS will launch intense agitations if the arrested members were not released within the stipulated time.