During the mobile awareness programme, a total of around 1,253 people were interacted and they were provided awareness on availability of free legal aid and services.
A total of 392 cases were taken up on Saturday, of which 316 cases were settled with a total settlement amount of Rs. 3,28,40,731.
Advocate Meihoubam Rakesh, in his complaint letter, stated that even though no notification is issued by the law department for starting enforcement of the Court Fees (Manipur Amendment Act), 2021, various courts located at Cheirap court and Lamphel court have started collecting court fees at the prescribed rate specified in the amendment act.
The disbursal of salaries to medical personnel fighting against pandemic was held up for want of funds, Additional Advocate General (AAG ) informed the Manipur High Court.
The accused Sinam Shambhu of Kakching Lamkhai, Kakching district was arrested in connection with two FIRs registered at Thoubal and Kaching police station under NDPS Act.
The accused, Nelson Nameirakpam, was under Police and Judicial Custody for about the last four months.
The two-member team of the Health and Family Welfare Ministry, which was deputed by the Central government, has been camping in Imphal since July 2 to monitor the Covid-19 management in the state.
The petitioners complained of inaction on the part of the competent authority in making a reference to the Civil Court under Section 64 of the Act of 2013 for enhancement of the land acquisition compensation and for payment of rehabilitation and resettlement compensation.
The Manipur High Court has passed several landmark judgments, but majority of politicians in the state lack legal knowledge
The allocated two oxygen plants for RIMS Imphal are proposed to be commissioned by June 30.
The Manipur HC also directed that the state government should also indicate the steps taken to put in place a long-term plan for meeting future challenges to combat the pandemic.
IFP IMPACT: On May 12, the Imphal Free Press published a report on ATMs in Imphal running out of cash as banks stop services amid curfew order.
The Manipur High Court directed governments to ensure safe passage of seven Myanmar nationals including three journalists of Mizzima and their family members.
A division bench of the Manipur High Court comprising Chief Justice Sanjay Kumar and justice Kh Nobin Singh gave the direction on Thursday in connection with a writ appeal filed by Jamuna, challenging her termination order from the post of professor-cum-principal.
The Manipur High Court on Wednesday directed the state government to make arrangement for the safe passage of Myanmar nationals, who are taking refuge at Moreh to Imphal.
High Court of Manipur on Thursday declared the election result of Wangkhei assembly constituency which announced Okram Henry a winner, as null and void.
With the second structural building in the district, the people will be facilitated with legal aid and assistance.
Takhellambam Bangkabihari was posted in the Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Manipur and he was arrested on December 11, 2018 by the Narcotics and Affairs of Border (NAB) Police Manipur.
The accused Md Habibullah sought anticipatory bail in connection with an FIR filed at Lilong police station for allegedly forging income and assets certificate.
The single bench of the Manipur High Court of justice Kh Nobin directed the state government to write to the Hill Area Committee, Manipur legislative assembly regarding the district council election date
A fresh final seniority list for the post of the MFS Grade-II being published, the officials concerned should constitute a review of DPC which should consider all eligible officers, the HC order stated.
All courts in Manipur will take up motion cases, limited urgent regular and pending cases through video conferencing on various dates to be fixed, depending on the nature of urgency for early or regular listing.
The Manipur High Court single bench Justice MV Muralidaran directed the chief secretary and DGP Manipur to make appropriate arrangement for creation of a separate wing in the police department to deal with the cases of crime against women and children in the state.
IFP IMPACT: The Manipur High Court took up suo moto of the news published in the Imphal Free Press on December 12 entitled 'Mother loses hope as justice eludes rape, murder of daughter'
The HC issued the order four days after the Special Judge ND&PS Thoubal cancelled an order of the same court that granted bail to accused Md. Kyaw Kyaw Naing alias Abdul Rahim, on January 28, 2020.
The court directed deputy commissioner of Pherzawl district to make an on-spot inspection and take remedial measures to provide good roads and other facilities which the hill people require.
The Manipur High Court registry will notify all concerns as and when the Justice is able to resume court sittings after clearance by the chief medical office, the court stated..
The Manipur High Court has given three weeks to Rajya Sabha MP Leishemba Sanajaoba to file a counter affidavit in connection to an election petition filed by T Mangibabu, a Congress candidate who contested in the recent Rajya Sabha election.
The incident reportedly happened in May, 2012 but the police submitted the final report on March 2013, stating that no incriminating articles could be recovered from examination.
The PIL petition was taken up before the division bench through video conferencing.
As a part of the celebration, annual report for the year 2019 of Manipur State Legal Services Authority was released by Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar, Chief Justice of the High Court of Manipur
The virtual courts are to be manned by Judicial Magistrate First Class (JMFC) to deal with petty traffic violations cases, illegal parking among others under the provisions of the Motor Vehicles Act and also provide for e-challan gateways so that the involvement of police officers in collection of traffic fines can be avoided.
The directive of the HC came in response to the anticipatory bail filed by Erendro in the court last Wednesday under section 438 CrPC.
Th Shyamkumar was alleged to have filed a false affidavit by not disclosing a pending appeal against him in the Delhi High Court during the 2017 General Election.
On July 16, the Manipur HC directed the state government to constitute various committees consisting of experts in all major departments to collect information, relevant data, discuss with the stakeholders to assess the impact of COVID-19 crisis that the state is facing now.
A division bench comprising Chief Justice Ramalingam Sudhakar and Justice A Bimol of High Court of Manipur has given time to one of the respondents who sought time to file the affidavit.
The single bench of High Court Justice Kh Nobin passed the order following a writ petition (c) filed by the maternal grandfather of the child, to quash the MHRC order as the proceeding was taken up falsely.
Robindro was elected as MLA from Thanga Assembly Constituency from Trinamool Congress. Later, he joined the BJP after dissolving of the state unit of the party.
A notice issued by the Registrar General on Wednesday stated that all courts of Manipur, including High Court will take up motion and urgent pending cases and will work up to 1 pm during lockdown period till July 7
The Manipur High Court notified that urgent matters will be taken up through video conferencing facility.
MHRC is to submit the investigation report within fifteen days and file an affidavit from state respondents within 10 days.