The vaccination for journalists to be carried out in phases was conducted at the hospitals of 1st and 2nd Manipur Rifles located at Imphal West and Imphal East district respectively.
The risk they put into their personal safety during the COVID-19 pandemic is no less than other frontline workers, CM Biren said.
In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the AMWJU and the EGM on Wednesday decided to ban holding of all press meets, conferences, and public gathering at Manipur Press Club for now.
Twelve journalists of various media houses in the district inoculated with the COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday.
The Manipur High Court directed governments to ensure safe passage of seven Myanmar nationals including three journalists of Mizzima and their family members.
The events to be competed are Athletic, Badminton, Volleyball, Football, Cricket and Table Tennis. The event will continue till March 31.
Killing and threats to Journalist are due to different reasons. The reason arises from the depth of Indian Social and political complexities.
The Union Health and Family Welfare minister emphasized the importance of health journalism in addressing health issues in the country.