Consultative meeting on economic blockade
Source: Hueiyen News Service
Imphal, November 26 2011:
International Lainingthou Sanamahi Faith and Believers' Forum would be organising a consultative meeting towards bringing about an amicable solution to the frequent calls of economic blockade, bandh, strike on National Highways connecting the state on November 28 at State Guest House, Sanjenthong.
The Forum has invited all the religious community leaders in Manipur to attend the consultative meeting which also aims to aims to formulate a feasible remedy to the problem and to collectively pass a resolution to restrict recurrence of such disturbances in future.
Issuing a statement in this connection, Secretary of Information & Organisation of the Forum H Manaocha Khuman pointed out that consequent to economic blockade on both the National Highways connecting Manipur with effect from August 1 to October 31 by SHDDC and the subsequent counter blockade of UNC with effect from August 21 till date, people of the state in general and those living in the valley in particular have been facing untold miseries.
However, the governments, both in the state and at the centre have not taken up any concrete measure to solve the problem.