The highly decomposed bodies of two Sinakeithei villagers who went missing on August 4 were found on the river banks of Ihang at around 3 pm on August 8.
The joint civil bodies had earlier announced to start agitation from September 13.
Manipur BJP president A Sharda Devi said that the BJP state unit welcomes the new members from Phungyar assembly constituency.
Ukhrul district reported 13 new COVID-19 positive cases on Thursday.
The civil bodies further warned that they will intensify their agitation if a free and fair post-mortem report is released without further delay.
The road accident victim hailed from Yairipok Tulihal Tapokpi Dam Makhong.
The protest which began at the village ground culminated at the site where the two deceased bodies were found dumped near Ihang river banks.
A joint press statement of the Tangkhul civil bodies issued on Tuesday maintained that they would not collect the bodies until the culprits are arrested.
As part of the inspection, a trial run of the PSA oxygen plant in Ukhrul was carried out.
The tree plantation drive was organised under the theme ‘Our Survival Depends on Survival of Plants and Animals’.
Brown sugar worth around Rs 5 crore in the international market was seized from drug peddlers
Of the total 176 COVID-19 positive cases among children, 14 are still active.
Alumni of IIT Dhanbad - Nganaomi Khangrah who hail from Sihai Khullen in the North of Ukhrul secured 67th rank, and Mirinsing Angkang of Sinakeithel village from Ukhrul west stood 68th.
Twelve new COVID-19 positive cases were detected in Ukhrul district on Sunday, taking the total active case to 75, while eight patients were discharged.
The pandemic cannot be controlled if the people of Ukhrul do not cooperate during the vaccination drive, Preshaw said..
The district magistrate Ukhrul has sealed, barred entry and exit of population from the containment zone and directed to initiate active surveillance with immediate effect.
The order from the DC mentioned that there are reports of COVID-19 mass infection in Chandrakhong village with almost every household having members testing positive for the virus.
The temporary suspension order was put into effect considering the prevailing COVID-19 scenario in the state with an average of over 500 new positive cases daily
'Works minister’s assurance yet to be fulfilled'
The two ambulances were handed over to assistant commissioner to DC Ukhrul Kachamthai Faiga Gangmei and chief medical officer Dr AS Kapangring and SDO Kamjong HL Jain, and DSO of Kamjong Dr Mathotmi to be used during COVID-19 pandemic.
With 20 new positive cases detected from mass screening and another one new positive case detected through contact tracing, the total active cases surged to 65.
Of the total 124 persons tested, five fresh positive cases were detected from Viewland in Ukhrul town which had the highest number of positive cases.
The district surveillance officer Ukhrul informed that the patient identified as one Thotreitha Hongray, 40, of Shirui village succumbed to Covid-19 at his native village on Wednesday.
TK Woodland tourist resort in Ukhrul will be converted into a Covid Isolation Hospital to accommodate more serious patients from both Ukhrul and Kamjong districts.
A lady employee of SBI Ukhrul branch along with five of her family members reportedly tested positive for the COVID-19.
Five residences declared containment zones.
The curfew has been imposed with immediate effect from Saturday till May 17 until further orders.
Jessami village bordering neighbouring Nagaland state is the first village among the Tangkhul villages to have been declared as a containment area.
The one-day awareness camps were organised by aspiring BJP candidate for MLA of 44 -Ukhrul assembly constituency and former national executive member of ST Morcha Asai Somayang Ngakuimiza.
Of the 52 new COVID-19 cases in Ukhrul, six were returnees while 46 were locals
The fire incident burnt down a house near Ngayira and Savio School at Awungtang
The surprise check was conducted by a team of the Tangkhul Leihsak Long (TLL), also called the ‘Tangkhul Trade and Commerce Council’, at markets in Ukhrul town area on Wednesday.
Advisor agri-horticulture NEC Shillong Khashimla exhorted the womenfolk to make the best use of the market.
When the Imphal Free Press interacted with some of the young returnees with special focus on employment and post pandemic scenario, many of them responded that they do not know what their future holds.
Black-topping of Dungrei junction to Hunphun Tang is the target of NHIDCL. However, the work has stopped midway after reaching Phungyo Baptist Church.
Tiny Marangphung village in the hills of Manipur, which has been depending on its salt lake and thriving on locally produced organic food, urges the state government to provide 'basic facilities" to improve their means of livelihood.
A group of young locals of Ukhrul district took to the streets to beautify their town and ring in the festive joy ahead of Christmas Day
DIG of 10 Sector Assam Rifles, Brigadier Ravi Yadav handed over the ventilator to chief medical officer of Ukhrul district, Dr Kapangring Shimray and medical superintendent of Ukhrul District Hospital, Dr Reisangmi Raikhan.
Ukhrul District Health Authority organised Jan Andolan at Ava Market, Phungreitang, Ukhrul on Wednesday.
In spite of the governor’s order on September 17 in regards to transfer and posting of Dr P Manglembi Chanu at Ukhrul District Hospital, the said doctor is yet to join her designated post.
Essential items including rice, dal, sugar, salt and potatoes were delivered to the villagers.
The two shops located at Phungreitang, Ukhrul were found to be selling chicken feeds under inappropriate measurements.
On Friday, the whole campus of 27 Assam Rifles, Somsai and Transit Quarter, Phungreitang have been declared containment areas, as a measure to prevent further spread of COVID-19.
To bring relief for returnees, the Ukhrul based movie production house has decided to invite interested individuals to be a part of our upcoming movie projects
With the increase of COVID-19 positive cases in the district, the district administration and Ukhrul District Hospital Authority has come up with the COVID Care Centre at TK Woodland Resort at Shirui village.
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.
The quarantine centre at Kharar Ngayi is divided into east and west zones. The east zone is allotted to returnees from red zone and the west zone is allotted to returnees from orange and green zones.
The IGAR (South) stated that following a tip off, an AR team from Shakpao post detained a truck bearing registration number MN07 C4145 at Lambui
Raphei Wungnao Association general secretary SA Ramnganing stated in a release that the people's representatives from Ukhrul and Kamjong districts have been neglected for a long time in allotting ministerial berths.
The labour of love began in a fashion house in Imphal as it joined the battle against the novel Coronavirus in the state.