Manipur: Inner Line Permit hots up again; JCILPS to start fresh agitation

Manipur: Inner Line Permit hots up again; JCILPS to start fresh agitation

IMPHAL, September 4: Manipur is set to boil again with fresh announcement of a mass rally for the enforcement of the Inner Line Permit System (ILPS).

While speaking to newsmen, JCILPS convenor Arjun Telheiba said that a renewed campaign would be launched tomorrow as announced earlier.

To kick off the renewed campaign, a mass rally would be taken out tomorrow with the slogan "Pass a Bill which can effectively protect indigenous people of the State in the winter session of the State Assembly" and "Non-local people should not contest the forthcoming 5th Panchayat General election or cast votes", he said.

The mass rally would be flagged off from JCILPS office and it would pass through Wahengbam Leikai, Sagolband, Uripok, Khoyathong and Wangkhei.

JCILPS is also preparing to hold a convention with representatives of all the 34 indigenous communities of the State within the current month .

Source inputs: Kangla Online

Featured image(courtesy): File photo from PTI

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