Nongmaithem Boboy Singh, son of N Saratkumar Singh of Takyel Khongbal Maning Leikai, Imphal West was arrested on September 19.
A Facebook post on Mirabai Chanu by one Omen Achom, who goes by the social media handle ‘Captain Murugan’, drew flak from certain sections.
IFP Editorial: The release of political activist Erendro Leichombam and journalist Kishorchandra Wangkhem from detention following the directive of the Supreme Court and Manipur High Court is certainly a slap on the face of the state government led by BJP’s N Biren Singh.
Wangkhem was detained under National Security Act (NSA) after granting bail by the court.
The high court has ordered the release of Manipur journalist Kishorchandra Wangkhem alias Wangkhemcha Wanthoi by 5 pm Friday.
People's Resurgence and Justice Alliance convenor Erendro Leichombam was arrested under NSA over a Facebook post
The court opined that the existence of malice intent by the accused while making the offensive posts is a matter to be decided during the trial.
Former financial secretary of All Tribal Students' Union Manipur (ATSUM) in 12-day Judicial Custody till July 9 in connection with a Facebook post that allegedly instigated the tribal people to revolt against the Chief Minister N Biren Singh.
The Facebook post showed support to Salai diector Samarjit Narengbam
A team of Moirang police station arrested the woman for allegedly raising a false alarm on her Facebook post concerning COVID-19 on Tuesday around 3.30 pm.