Tuesday, February 27, 2024


North East

Effigy of ‘Justice’ hanged in Churachandpur

Churachandpur (Manipur), October 3: An effigy with ‘Justice’ written on it was hung from a gate commemorating the ‘Anglo-Kuki war’ over a century ago to protest against alleged ill-treatment of the community members by the state government and arrest of tribal youths. This came after posters against Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh were put up in tribal-majority Churachandpur district. The effigy was placed with a noose on it by members of the Churachandpur-based Joint Student Body (JSB) from the top portion of the gate erected on the occasion of...