In a public rally organised by the United Naga Council (UNC) on August 30, 2014, Mayopam and Ramkashing were allegedly shot by security personnel after the rally spiralled out of control following a confrontation that took place between demonstrators and the security.
Owing to the rise of positive cases in the state and the prevailing scenario of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ukhrul district, tourists have been prohibited from visiting Mount Wuya Kachui at Sincha village in Ukhrul, Manipur, this year.
During these days of COVID-19 pandemic, there are stories of warriors and heroes and unsung heroes. Laibi, a street vendor in Imphal, is one among the several unsung heroes who took the trouble to take Somichon Chithung home in her humble auto.
Swaying softly and beautifully in the summer breeze, nurtured by the coolness of the hills, Shirui lilies bloom in pale shades of pink and white with their heads hung low, humble yet proud of the beauty they are made of.