TODAY -

'ADC Chairmanship wave sweeps Senapati and Sadar Hills'
Source: Hueiyen News Service

Kangpokpi, October 27 2014: Even before much has been achieved under the grass root level governance revived after 20 years, the Senapati and Sadar Hills ADC is again facing another political imbroglio for the top Chairman post.

It has just completed four tasteless years this month and with just one year short of 2015 ADC election, the battle for Chairmanship post in Senapati and Sadar Hills ADC has emerged again with the ADC Sadar Hills members in connection with the No Confident Motion for removal of the incumbent Chairman ADC Sadar Hills Haokholal Hangshing cast their vote in secret ballot here today.

The vote casting presided by DK.

Thangboi, MCS, Addl.

DC Kangpokpi begin at around 11:30 am this morning at the Conference Hall of Sadar Hills Autonomous District Council, Kangpokpi.

All the existing 25 members including the current Chairman Haokholal Hangshing and former Chairman SH.

Seipu participated in the vote casting.

According to the Presiding Officer DK.

Thangboi, who is also the Addl.

DC Kangpokpi there is no report of any uncivilized and unsolicited incident during the vote casting.

The Presiding Officer also said that the result of today's vote casting cannot be declared without the permission of the High Court while the ballot box has been sealed in front of all the members and later deposited at Kangpokpi Police Station as per the instruction and order of the High Court accordingly.

The Addl.

SP of Kangpokpi Md.Jakiruddin, MPS confirmed the deposition of Ballot box at the police stating that the Presiding Officer with the Chief Executive Officer of SHADC, Kangpokpi deposited the ballot box at the station at around 1:15 pm.

Meanwhile, coming to light about the formation of dissident groups against the incumbent Chairman of Senapati ADC Henry Hiile, a reliable sources has confirmed that, a political camp by another group has been set up since some weeks back to mobilize more ADC member in dethroning Henry who is facing such major political imbroglio for second time.

The first being in 2012 where, the dissident group failed to hit the targeted mark after two splinter group emerged and one majority group aligned with the present Chairman, thus ending the drama on high note.

It also confirmed that, hectic campaigning is on to gain numbers which is now figured at 12 against 14 ADC members.

Sources from ADC Chairman however have ruled out any breakup of the simple majority numbers and that the chairman post is intact and fine.

All attempts to reach out to the dissident group proved futile as some ADC members refuse to indulge into the issue for now.

Interestingly, source has also informed that, the both the camps are backed by some present Manipur Assembly elected members and that; the opposite camp is nominating a veteran ADC member from Paomata sub-division.

Identities and details of rebelling leaders and elected members were not disclosed but the present ADC scenario is a projection of old one, stated the source.

Most of the ADC members are lodged in political camps and out of reach by outsiders especially the villagers stated a social leader who could not reach his ADC member in Imphal.

Amidst political controversies and boycott call by Manipur Naga frontal bodies filling up the four years of ADC rule, the political drama of dislodging the present Chairman refuse to die down.

Here, the ADCs in Manipur have been protesting in Imphal and also in New Delhi about non-devolution of powers as empowered by the Indian constitution in running the grass root government.

Coupled with uncomfortable Imphal based office administration and indecisive attitude of the State Government and Union Government to devolve more powers to ADCs, the otherwise 26 ADC members Congress ruled Senapati ADC along with other Tribal District ADC is expected end with poor devolution of powers and status quo boycott call by Naga frontal bodies.

According to different comments of the villagers, much developments and funds needs to be reached out to the voters and villagers before the tenure ends but the present political mess has deter such people's wishes.

Additionally, with poor response from State Government and Center for devolution of powers and political instability among the ADCs, the present trend will only worsen the situation which will divert the issue of development to political battles.

A political analyst commented that, the onus lies with the ADC members to come together and resolve the matter or end the tenure prematurely.

Another veteran former ADC member stated that, such instability of the government is time consuming and concerning as the concerned Minister or State Government has not reacted to it till today.


* 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 e-pao.net. 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.




HEADLINES - 28, OCT 2014
  • I am sorry, won't do it again : Sarita to AIBA
  • Black money case : Centre discloses more names to Supreme Court
  • Ministry asks Boxing India to take charge
  • SHADC no trust motion
  • Govt aims over 2 lakh latrines under SBM
  • Specialist docs to be deputed to hills
  • CM for checking influx of migrants
  • Kakwa brawl : Fingers of accusation pointed at each other
  • Enraged people of Kakwa impose road block
  • Era packaged water launched
  • Customer care card launched
  • Contact programme starts
  • Vigilance awareness week
  • Demand for separate State : 1,000 hr bandh begins in Karbi Anglong
  • Normal life hit in Nagaland by bandh in Assam
  • Maths competition
  • Train services disrupted due to rail blockade
  • NIA says that FICN is pushed into India to fund groups like JMB
  • Oil pumps shut due to 1000 hours Karbi Anglong bandh
  • Enraged protesters block Imphal-Moreh road
  • Ebola fear:: Foreign visitors to be screened during Sangai Festival 2014
  • Dwijamani takes oath as new MLA
  • Swachh Bharat Mission yet to reach Tongou village
  • Delegation of committee on ILP to assess ILP implementation in 2 States
  • UNC Election scheduled
  • KTU affirms Tax will continue, lashes out at Kuki CSOs
  • Judgment of disqualification case against MLA Joykishan kept in abeyance
  • 'Bank employee not kidnapped but detained for fraud'
  • BJP Chandel workers repair road
  • Science plays a great role in development: G Tomba Sharma
  • Villagers restore road as Govt unresponsive
  • AR arrests UG, seizes wildlife products
  • Babina Diagnostic Centre bombed
  • Buyer Seller meet held at Noney
  • Computer, printers stolen
  • NGO Launched
  • LATEST IN E-PAO.NET
  • Protest against SoO agreement #1 : Gallery
  • Violence in Manipur 2023-2024 : Timeline
  • March Calendar for Year 2024 : Tools
  • Press conference at Press Club of India
  • Workshop : Listening to our environment
  • Calling out AR men from their bunkers
  • History & Culture of Manipur through Puyas
  • Blood Donation at Mongshangei
  • 8 from Manipur- Sangeet Natak award 2023
  • National Science Day on Indigenous Tech
  • Grand finale of Mega Miss North East
  • Coming close to understanding of anarchy
  • Reasonable suggestion
  • Nupi Landa Thaunaphabishing #8 :: Book
  • Finding all & treating all TB
  • Facts about Article 371-C #1
  • The Power of Poppy - 21 :: Poem
  • Radio E-pao :: Contemporary (350+ songs)
  • The silence continues, the clash continues
  • A sage advice on NRC
  • Consequences of Hereditary Chieftainship
  • e-Archiving of Manipur Gazettes launched
  • Grand finale of Mega Mister North East
  • Children are clay pots, parents are potters
  • Spring skin & hair care & make-up
  • GHOST of PEACE :: Download Booklet
  • 'Terminate SoO with Kuki Armed Groups'
  • ST demand & Govinda ji
  • Memorandum to Union Home Minister
  • Role of parents during board exams
  • In perfect imperfection: Love's untold story
  • Descent of Radha-Krishna #24: Download
  • Shaheed Memorial Football Final : Gallery
  • O, Martyrs, Martyrs
  • Remembering the fire at Sainik School Imphal
  • Meephamlen & Life Time Achievement
  • Program: Youth Leadership & Development
  • 7 facts about ancient Goddess Panthoibi
  • Myanmar border fencing; arson in CCpur
  • Research Officer- Financial @ Amethyst
  • Exploring nutritional virtues of maternal milk
  • Fine dining with flavours of Northeast
  • ST categorisation : Not the job of judiciary
  • Growing demand for abrogating SoO pact
  • Save Manipur : Protest [Feb 15] #2 : Gallery
  • Agro forestry for sustainable agriculture
  • Relief materials & interaction at Kangpokpi
  • Exodus from Myanmar justify 'border fencing'
  • Earth Civilization :: Poem
  • Enhancing domestic fish consumption in India
  • Growing call to abrogate SoO pact
  • Acquitting the criminal, penalising the victim
  • Nupi Landa Thaunaphabishing #7 :: Book
  • Recipe for a full fledged civil war
  • Health Camp at Santhong Relief Camp
  • Farming- loss-making but MSP is not practical
  • Magic ingredients for radiant & flawless skin
  • First Assam LitArt Festival concludes
  • Silence of the guns, for the moment
  • A brighter side of the conflict
  • Interview with Naorem Roshibina (Wushu)
  • Memo to Chief Minister : The Way Forward
  • Best wishes to all students of classes 10th
  • The Power of Poppy - 20 :: Poem
  • Boost student retention power for board exam
  • Claiming ancestral rights over Thangjing
  • Indeed, no comparison with Manipur violence
  • Arambai Tengol & SFs #4 : Gallery
  • Rising above adversity for excellence
  • 7 facts about Meitei Goddess Nganu Leima
  • 149 experts call to find all TB to stop TB
  • Resilient tourism for vibrant career
  • Non-stop assault on Sugnu : The pattern
  • Nearly 5mn candidates for 60k posts
  • Folktales of Manipur 2.0
  • Nothing to kill or die for
  • The Kutsapo Proclamation
  • Nagas oppose border fencing with Myanmar
  • Great game for peace and security
  • IIT Delhi at Abu Dhabi
  • Restraining armed forces vis- Kuki militants
  • Drawing the battle line for Moreh at last
  • Descent of Radha-Krishna #23: Download
  • Aira Thoudam - coveted scholarship in Egypt
  • Condemns violence committed in CCpur
  • Last Smile of our Fallen Comrade : Poem
  • Sachinker ties knot with Raina Rajkumari
  • Complex challenges & calls for resolution
  • Save Manipur : Protest [Feb 15] #1 : Gallery
  • Sonia Nepram at 74th Berlinale, Germany
  • Manipur: Best AIFF Grassroots Award 2024
  • Children struggling tough competition
  • Reliance Foundation partners with NSDC
  • Bigger agenda behind CCpur protest
  • When Frankenstein acts as a law unto itself
  • A Cloud in Trousers : A translation #4
  • Manipur imbroglio and our lessons
  • The Living Song :: Poem
  • Entries : Mumbai International Film Festival
  • MG Motor India's new facility in Silchar
  • Self-funded Rail budget earns profits
  • Points Imphal should lay before Delhi
  • Dissenters not to go down without a fight
  • Art Exhibition @ RKCS Museum #5 : Gallery
  • Article 371 C aggravates ethnic divide
  • Into the lap of nature : Udupi #2
  • Delhi's dance with Meitei-Kuki conundrum
  • 'Vividhata ka Amrit Mahotsav' in Delhi
  • 2024 may pose challenges in 11 States
  • FMR scrapped, border fencing assured
  • Time to take a final call
  • Legacies of the Khamba-Thoibi classics
  • Transforming education in Manipur
  • The Power of Poppy - 19 :: Poem
  • Beauty tip to look awesome- Valentine's Day
  • Towards understanding of human journeys
  • If them then why not the Meiteis ?
  • Ensuring basic rights of conflict children
  • 75th Republic Day @ Kangla #2 : Gallery
  • Bambam Thounaojam - MMA World Champion
  • Distress Relief @ Sugnu [Jan] : Gallery
  • Manipur's struggle for peace amidst tension
  • Hold govts to account for ending tobacco
  • Meghalaya Cancer Conclave 2024
  • Not the time to take political mileage
  • Way off the mark
  • Abnormal population growth of Kuki from 1881
  • May 3 violence :: Poem
  • Bharat-Burma border barbed
  • Importance of STEM careers for girls
  • Development of mental health in school
  • Displaced children in relief camps
  • Is it the end of Kuki-AR honeymoon period ?
  • Descent of Radha-Krishna #22: Download
  • Manipur Technology Innovation Hub Startup
  • As Time Ticks Away :: Poem
  • Architecture & design confluence - BAIC
  • UG Scholarships 2023-24 results announced
  • Occupational therapy role in erb's palsy
  • National Voters' Day @ Lamphel : Gallery
  • Into the lap of nature : Udupi #1
  • Stop disrespect for places of worship
  • IBSD & NBRC joined hand for research
  • MedTech Mitra : A facilitation highway uptake
  • First edition of Assam LitArt Festival
  • Weed out the illegal immigrants
  • Behind and beyond the rhetoric
  • Nupi Landa Thaunaphabishing #6 :: Book
  • Training on cultivation of mushroom at Tera
  • Workshop: Exploring genomic resources of NE
  • India-Australia Partnership in Education
  • Why a new dawn of development in NE
  • Healthy Hair : keep it healthy
  • Beyond scrapping FMR
  • The letter of WKZIC to ADB
  • A Northeasterner's Reflection on India
  • Feathers of different birds flock together
  • Manipur : 9 months into endless killings
  • Call to make Big Tobacco pay for health
  • Mahotsav : Richness of Northeast India
  • Noting the call from AMCO
  • Not enough to rest assured anyone
  • Resilience in adversity | Kumbi : Gallery
  • Why effective treatments for TB not out
  • Cease the strife :: Poem
  • Balancing mental well-being of students
  • FM Hi debt funds Rs 45 tr budget
  • Submission of admission, apology
  • Unveiling the mask of Kuki MLAs once again
  • Arambai Tengol & SFs [24 Jan] #3 : Gallery
  • Lessons from Manipur on vigilantism
  • Exposure to air pollution can lead to cancer
  • Interim budget: Need comprehensive reforms
  • From exam stress to success
  • Adding more teeth to the silence
  • Still, a far-off land for Mr Prime Minister
  • A Cloud in Trousers : A translation #3
  • Dissecting the strength of Kukis #2
  • Self Defence Training : for school girls
  • Bharat Ratna for the Mandir man
  • Desi remedy for farm sector
  • Noting the words of caution from UNC
  • The best way to settle Thangjing issue
  • Descent of Radha-Krishna #21: Download
  • Maharaj Gambhir Singh #2: Gallery
  • To Our Fallen Village Volunteers :: Poem
  • "It's Not My Choice" triumphs in every aspect
  • Jamir congratulates Advani for Bharat Ratna
  • Climate change needs to be taught
  • 75th Republic Day @ Kangla #1 : Gallery
  • Management fest at Assam University
  • Transformation from adulthood to parenthood
  • NEP's vision is to make India competitive
  • 35th Road Safety Campaign in North East
  • Budget - Welfare with Fiscal Discipline
  • Understanding call against lifting FMR
  • Nine months and counting
  • Statue in front of Western Gate, Kangla ?
  • My memories of Imphal from 1941 : Review
  • Auditions: 20th Mega Miss North East
  • Face scrubs for glowing skin
  • Auditions: 13th Mega Mister North East
  • Seaweed: Sea of opportunities
  • Continuing clash: Dialogue the way forward
  • The truth behind the objection
  • Gaan-Ngai at Keishamthong #2 : Gallery
  • Protests attack @ Moreh [18 Jan] #2: Gallery
  • Seeking solutions, not scapegoats: Response
  • Indo-Naga Talks (From 2012) :: Timeline
  • Gaan-Ngai at Keishamthong #1 : Gallery
  • Transforming education, building our future
  • Arambai Tengol & SFs [24 Jan] #2 : Gallery
  • Arambai Tengol & SFs [24 Jan] #1 : Gallery
  • Protests attack @ Moreh [17 Jan] #2 : Gallery
  • Protests attack @ Moreh [18 Jan] #1: Gallery
  • Guard of honor - W Somorjit : Gallery
  • 13 martyrs brought to JNIMS : Gallery
  • Mangani Leihul of 13 martyrs #2 : Gallery
  • Oinam Chaoba Devi: Sepak Takraw : Gallery
  • Ayekpam Maipak (Sepak Takraw) : Gallery
  • Shanglakpam Nilakanta (Hockey) : Gallery
  • List of Kings of Manipur: 33 - 1984 AD