Central leaders troop in ahead of PM's visit
Traffic restrictions, diversions put out

Source: Hueiyen News Service

Imphal, December 01 2011: Ahead of the proposed visit of Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on December 3, central leaders have started arriving one after another.

Even as North East in-charge of the Congress party Luizinho Faleiro landed here today, Union Minister of DoNER Paban Singh Ghatowar is expected to follow suit tomorrow.

According to a reliable source, Falerio arrived at Imphal today to take stock of the preparations being made in connection with the proposed visit of Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi on December 3 .

Upon arrival here, Falerio went around along with Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh to inspect the places where Prime Minister Dr Manmohan and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi would be visiting to inaugurate various projects.

President of MPCC Gaikhangam, Minister of Works K Ranjit and Chairman of PDA Dr Kh Loken were also among others present during the inspection tour covering the newly constructed complexes of Assembly and High Court at Chingmeirong, ISTB at Khuman Lampak, City Covnention Centre and MFDC Hall at Palace Compound.

On the other hand, Union Minister of DoNER Minister Paban Singh Ghatowar would also be landing at Imphal in the morning tomorrow to assess the preparations being made for the proposed visit Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi.

It may be noted here that a team of Special Protection Group (SPG), an executive protection agency of the government of India responsible for the protection of the PM, other top officials, and their immediate families had already reached and stationed at Imphal to assist in the security measures being taken up.

The team had also already inspected the security arrangements at the sites where Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi would be visiting.

Meanwhile, the Police Department, government of Manipur has, in a statement, informed of traffic diversion as well as restriction on the roads of Imphal in connection with the visit of VVIPs on December 3 .

The statement said that to provide smooth passage to the visiting VVIPS and also to ensure minimum inconvenience to the public, from 10.30 am onwards, vehicles coming from western side of Tiddim road, Uripok Kangchup Road and going towards the east shall be stopped/diverted at Taubungkhok Lamkhai and Maharani bridge respectively.

All the vehicles coming from Mayai Lambi to the north shall be diverted towards Khagempalli/Pishumthong till the VVIPs reach City Convention Centre.

From 10.30 onwards, vehicles will not be allowed to proceed towards Kangla beyond Singh & Co, Keishampat Junction, Maharani Bridge Junction, Shamu Makhong, BT Road, Khuyathong traffic point, Watham Leirak, MG Avenue, MMTA crossing, Chingmeirong Kabui village crossing and Palace Compound crossing.

Similarly, from 11 am to 1.30 pm, no vehicles shall be allowed to proceed towards Kangla beyond Mantripukhri crossing and Sangakpham crossing and they shall be diverted towards Laipham Khunou via Chingmeirong Kabui village crossing.

Moreover, officials with vehicles shall be allowed to enter Babupara area only from the Singh & Co.

side after showing their identity cards from 10.30 am to 11.30 am.

Visitors to the offices of Babupara area may park their vehicles near Hicham Yaicham Pat.

Traffic arrangement for vehicles carrying passengers for the public meeting at Kangla has also been announced.

Accordingly, people coming to attend the meeting will be allowed entry only from the southern gate of Kangla.

All the vehicles coming from the western side of Sanjenthong will drop the people near the southern gate of Kangla and proceed to Hafta Kangjeibung for parking till 1 pm.

Vehicles coming from the eastern side of Sanjenthong shall drop the people near Palace Copound crossing and park at Hafta Kangjeibung, and the people will proceed to Kangla on foot from here.

From 10 am onwards, all the vehicles carrying people for attending the meeting at Kangla shall be diverted to Hafta Kangjeibung from Singjamei traffic point via Thumbuthong bridge and also from Khabam Lamkhai.

The movement of public and vehicles will resume after VVIPs' arrival at New ISTB.

Henceforth, the vehicles coming from eastern side of Sanjenthong will be diverted at GPO Junction towards Yaiskul until the VVIPs reach the airport.

The Police Department has appealed to the public not to carry mobile phones/ handbags/ matches/ umbrellas/ water bottles and inflammable articles while coming to attend the meeting at Kangla.

Lockers/safe custody for these items will not be provided and any person possessing any of these items shall not be allowed to enter Kangla.

* Comments posted by users in this discussion thread and other parts of this site are opinions of the individuals posting them (whose user ID is displayed alongside) and not the views of We strongly recommend that users exercise responsibility, sensitivity and caution over language while writing your opinions which will be seen and read by other users. Please read a complete Guideline on using comments on this website.

  • Cheiraoba Chak Katpa #1 : Gallery
  • Premier League coaches train : Gallery
  • Culturals @ Republic Day #3 : Gallery
  • Premier League coach train NE participant
  • Shopping: Sajibu Nongma Panba #1: Gallery
  • Stall @Science Congress, MU #1: Gallery
  • Sajibu Cheiraoba (Meitei New Year)
  • Saving Nambul: Convergence of view
  • Job @ PR Enterprises, Khurai
  • National Institute for Locomotor Disabilities
  • Seminar on 'Conflicts in South Asia'
  • Luck matters; but not always
  • On completing one year in office
  • Spectacle distribution at Loktak Station
  • DGAR visits Manipur on his farewell visit
  • PM at Science Congress @MU #1: Gallery
  • Yaoshang Water & color #3: Gallery
  • Eyek Tamba :: Learn Manipuri script
  • A tribute to Stephen Hawking
  • Draft Asian Declaration: right to justice #3
  • Effect of a Sleepless Night :: Peom
  • Psychology at MIT School of Vedic Sciences
  • So near yet so far
  • Naga CSOs walking with JCILPS
  • Vegetables grown @Thanga #1: Gallery
  • Yaoshang Fancy Dress Contest: Gallery
  • Yaoshang Sport @Khagempalli #2: Gallery
  • Truth of Life :: Poem
  • Celebration of womanhood
  • HQ IGAR (S) celebrates 15th Raising Day
  • Jet Airways for more flights for NE
  • Publicity doing good, Garbage filth continue
  • Other issue overriding education: Class XII
  • Wortam: The Rising Young Mashangva
  • Eidi Ethantani by Eyoom :: Review
  • OMCT : UA on harassment of Ranjeeta
  • Mass destruction of opium poppy cultivation
  • Career options in printing press
  • IBSD launches hi-tech facility for farmers
  • Bangalore Yaoshang - Cheiraoba Thabal
  • Quality over quantity
  • What will the PM have to say ?
  • Zeliang gets fresh summon from NIA
  • Lui-Ngai-Ni @Longmai (TML) #4 : Gallery
  • Nengneingah, Lungkhambou :: eMing
  • Yaoshang Water & color #2: Gallery
  • Draft Asian Declaration: right to justice #2
  • BJP led Govt, not flunk in first year
  • The Killing Fields :: News Timeline
  • Demand handing of Pravish case to CBI
  • PDA Govt claims false credit: NPF
  • Feminism & Path to Women's Liberation
  • Word of caution from Ibobi: BJP to listen
  • Yaoshang Cooking Contest #2 : Gallery
  • Yaoshang Mei Loukhatpa #4 : Gallery
  • Radhakumar's Atoppa Sansar Amada #1
  • Nigol :: Poem
  • List of Portfolios : Nagaland Govt
  • Clarify: Report of Zeliang summoned by NIA
  • Academic Programs offered by PHFI
  • Cong speaks: Changes expected in future
  • One year under the BJP: Significant but..
  • Students @ Class X Exam #2 : Gallery
  • Yaoshang Sport @Khongman: Gallery
  • Draft Asian Declaration: right to justice #1
  • Cry Of A Dying River...21 :: Peom
  • Manipur-Nagaland border disputes
  • Not a word on beauty on Women's Day
  • Women Religious Tour reaches New Delhi
  • Yaoshang Mei Loukhatpa #3 : Gallery
  • Chirom Indira- Nari Puraskar Award: Gallery
  • Human Rights Defender intimidated by Army
  • Rooftop Solar Power Plants: Gallery
  • Home stay for nature tourism in Manipur
  • Moodle: A learning management system
  • You can't stop small newspapers ...
  • BJP show in NE State: The backroom boys
  • Moldhin Chan: A Thado-Kuki Folktale #2
  • Yaoshang Nakatheng Chatpa #2 : Gallery
  • Mapithel Dam, Thoubal River & Tumukhong
  • Yaoshang Mei Loukhatpa #2 : Gallery
  • Time for "Nokphade" to go global
  • Campaign on International Women's Day
  • War between Left & Right has begun
  • Poppy plantation, destruction & missing link
  • Security beefed up ahead of PM's visit
  • Neroca FC to gear up for Super Cup
  • Yaoshang Halankar #1 : Gallery
  • Yaoshang Water & color #1: Gallery
  • Harassment of Ranjeeta (HRA) by Army
  • Women's positions need to change
  • The Weeds :: Poem
  • We now know gold was created in space
  • Issues of women's rights should be priority
  • Protection of paddy land Act
  • Thabal Chongba @Khurai : Gallery
  • Bor-keina race @Yaoshang Fest : Gallery
  • Front Page Photo 2018 #1: Gallery
  • Tanushree @Elecrama Startup Award: Vote
  • Indian Science Congress in MU: Act East?
  • Fulbright 'pathways' for college leaving class
  • Job @ St. Stone Medical Devices
  • Army jawan martyred in Bongjai IED blast
  • National Integration Tour for Women
  • AR conduct Yaoshang sport festival
  • Condemns rising vendetta politics in NE
  • Yaoshang Sport - Marathon #1: Gallery
  • Yaoshang Sport @Keishampat #2: Gallery
  • NERIST Director post vacant since 2014
  • Dynamic Startup 3.0 at MIMS, MU
  • NDPP Legislature 1st Meeting at Kohima
  • 8th Theatre Olympics at Guwahati
  • Naga solution in 6 months: Nagaland Gov
  • All villages to be electrified within month: CM
  • IM denies involvement in attack on Army
  • Yaoshang Cooking Contest #1 : Gallery
  • Yaoshang Sport @Keishampat #1: Gallery
  • Sentinel Cup Equestrian #5 : Gallery
  • Translating inclusion into seclusion is..
  • Condemns land acquisition of muslim
  • News erroneously portraying Zeliang
  • Report: Shillong Lajong vs East Bengal
  • Yaoshang Sport @Khagempalli #1: Gallery
  • LGBTQ Yaoshang Sports Meet #1 : Gallery
  • M. Shenbangpu : Akademi Award 2014
  • Tribe: A concept in a state of crisis
  • Neiphiu's NDPP-BJP alliance stakes claim
  • Digital footprints: Blueprints for detection
  • Rio refutes news about 'Naga Peace'
  • Yaoshang Mei Loukhatpa #1 : Gallery
  • Yaoshang Nakatheng Chatpa #1 : Gallery
  • Yaoshang with Governor : Gallery
  • Black holes that are neither holes nor black
  • Lingaraja Temple- Lord of Three Worlds
  • Study helps hill student make up lost day
  • Yaoshang Mei Thaba : Gallery
  • Saroi Khangba #3 : Gallery
  • Chirom Indira: Highest Civilian Honour
  • Rejoinder to "MCPCR in dire straits"
  • Poppy destruction: The new norm ?
  • Stop harassment of Urikhimbham
  • Sadar Hills District Demand :: Timeline
  • Understanding the origin & essence
  • Call to reduce Yaoshang days: Make it 3
  • 8th AMWJU Sports Meet : Gallery
  • March Calendar for Year 2018 :: Tools
  • Yaoshang Thabalgi Sen Khaiba #2 : Gallery
  • Stop this shaming of menstruation
  • Yaoshang Greetings from BJP Manipur
  • Self-conscious manhood: Find true self
  • Parl Secy: To be or not to be ?
  • Holi colours can cause side-effects
  • Equality matters
  • Creating nuisance on the roads
  • Lui-Ngai-Ni @Longmai (TML) #3 : Gallery
  • Cultural @ Republic Day #2 : Gallery
  • Nonsense is Sense : Guv's attention invited
  • Protection of Human Rights: Resolution
  • Protection of Human Right Defender: Meet
  • Mapithel dam chapter before NGT
  • GOC 3 corps calls on the Governor
  • Gangnam style is better
  • From boycott call to verbal duel: NPF, BJP
  • Festival of Colours to Sports Festival
  • Food Processing Training @Oinam : Gallery
  • Time to ban malicious Moreh products
  • Cry of a Dying River - 20 : Poem
  • Training prog on Food Processing at Oinam
  • One year - now a doomsday ahead..
  • Thought on full five days of Yaoshang
  • Loree Kaju Luita Phanit #3 : Gallery
  • Yaoshang Thabalgi Sen Khaiba #1 : Gallery
  • Death trolls :: Poem
  • Culinary arts as career option
  • Wetlands for a sustainable urban future
  • 12th Annual Damms Sports Meet 2018
  • NPF files complaint with ECI
  • Social Media for Empowerment
  • The perfect leader
  • NPF on the offensive against BJP
  • Lui-Ngai-ni Token Celebration at Chadong
  • Sannaroisingee Numit 2018 : Gallery
  • Reminiscence of career as an aerobiologist
  • Automation in microbiology laboratory
  • India's 'Act East' policy : Unlocking Manipur
  • Indo-Naga Peace Process :: Articles
  • No question of merger with anybody: NDPP
  • SC/ST wants reservation in Private Sector
  • Delhi-da Thabal MSAD na sougatchade
  • Students @ Class X Exam #1 : Gallery
  • AoNna tEnaba :: Seireng
  • Thanga Keithel : Gallery
  • Saroi Khangba #2 : Gallery
  • Konthoujam Kunjo :: Akademi Award
  • Cry of a Dying River - 19 :: Poem
  • Folk Dance @ Republic Day #2 : Gallery
  • Indo-Naga Talks 2017 :: News Timeline
  • Temples of Manipur : Gallery
  • MaiOn - Scenes #3 :: eRang
  • Singcha Wuya Won @Kamjong #5: Gallery
  • Recipients of Akademi Awards for 2014
  • List of MLA (Jan 2018) #2 : Gallery
  • Old Manipuri Movie #1 :: eRang Classic