The tribal MLAs possess the mandate of the hill people. However, they failed to raise their voice in support of the HAC’s recommendations on the awaited ADC Bill 2021, the association said.
O Joy stated the recent induction of eight MLAs from valley in Hill Areas Committee (HAC) and again withdrawing hastily has demeaned the Constitution of India
Several civil bodies in Chandel alleged the state government of undermining and manipulating the sentiments of the tribal populace.
The ATSUM, the ANSAM and the KSO general headquarters and all federating units of ATSUM held an emergency meeting on Monday in Imphal.
The All Tribal Students ’ Union, Manipur warned of agitations if the government fails to issue the election notification at the earliest.
Appealing to the authority concerned to announce the date of election for ADCs, coordinator of ‘Chairmen's Forum of 6 ADCs’ Yaronsho Ngalung said ADCs is a local self-government which is one of the important tiers of democratic form of government.