The college campus was sanitized under the supervision of co-opted member of Manipur Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) Achoibam Deben along with the college authority.
About 20 returnees staying at Moijing High school in Thoubal on Saturday staged a sit-in protest against the alleged negligence in looking after them and said that the centre has turned into a COVID-19 transmission spot.
The All Manipur Gorkha Students’ Union (AMGSU) visited quarantine centres in Kangpokpi and Senapati districts to distribute essential items.
Twenty-three more persons, five males and 18 females, tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, state health department said on Tuesday.
More than hundred returnees from Ukhrul district will complete 28 days of quarantine within the next few days but they are yet to get their COVID-19 test results.
Fifty-four more persons tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the last 24 hours, taking the total active cases in the state to 407.
The district has so far reported 79 COVID-19 cases, including 57 active cases and 22 recovered cases.
The number COVID-19 active cases in Manipur rose to 293 as 55 more were tested positive for Coronavirus on Thursday..
All the 21 inmates in the community quarantine centre at Thamchet High School, Nongmeibung, were declared COVID-19 negative Tuesday
A nine-member delegation of the Joint Committee for Public Awareness on COVID-19 constituted by the state government on Thursday visited Churachandpur.
Upon enquiry, the suppliers informed that they had earlier made successful delivery of intoxicants to the inmates of the quarantine centre.
Following the directive of the High Court of Manipur, the Manipur Human Rights Commission has submitted its preliminary investigation report after visiting quarantine centres in eight districts.
The inmates used abusive words and threatening gestures against the police personnel deployed at the said centre, police said.
Following strict protocol, KTC chairman Lunseh Kipgen and leaders of various churches in the district HQ spent the Sunday with inmates of various institutional quarantine centres in Kangpokpi district headquarters.
The disposal of bio-medical as well as other general solid wastes generated from quarantine centres and COVID-19 wards in hospitals have been a major concern for many with the prevailing threat of COVID-19 pandemic.
Manipur Human Rights Commission has been instructed by the Manipur High Court instructed to complete inspection of all quarantine centers in the state by June 10.
Apart from the issue of social distancing, the inmates face the problem of hygiene and sanitation problem, lack of essential items to fight the disease and poor mess management, the KSO members said.
Few of the returnees who received their food in plastic packages stated that they were served food only in the evening and they were not sufficient for all the returnees.
Minister Nemcha Kipgen held a review meeting to take stock of the situation in all the institutional quarantine centres and chalk out plans and strategies to make the returnees feel at home in their respective quarantine centres.
The quarantine centre at Government Ideal Blind School, Takyelpat, Imphal West as a dedicated institutional quarantine centre for transgenders returning from green zones and orange zones.
33 institutional quarantine centres which have the capacity of 2,000 people are effectively functioning.