Manipur: Cabinet Sub-Committee constituted

The Sub-Committee will be headed by Works Minister and YAS K Govindas Singh as chairperson; while, Water Resources Minister Awangbow Newmai; Health Minister Sapam Ranjan Singh, and Transport Minister Khashim Vashum will be the members of the constituted Committee.

ByIFP Bureau

Updated 14 Jun 2024, 6:29 am

Works Minister and YAS K Govindas Singh
Works Minister and YAS K Govindas Singh

A Cabinet decision of the Manipur government taken on Thursday has constituted a Cabinet Sub-Committee under Rule 13 of the Rules of Business of Government of Manipur in connection with rehabilitation and resettlement of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the state resulting from the ongoing crisis.

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The Sub-Committee will be headed by Works Minister and YAS K Govindas Singh as chairperson; while, Water Resources Minister Awangbow Newmai; Health Minister Sapam Ranjan Singh, and Transport Minister Khashim Vashum will be the members of the constituted Committee. Commissioner-cum-Home, Gyanprakash Huirem will be the Member Secretary of the Committee. The Committee shall report to the chief minister.

The terms of reference of the Cabinet Sub-Committee includes identifying the grievances of IDPs staying in relief camps, assessing the needs and requirements of persons in relief camps, supervising measures for resettlement and rehabilitation of IDPs, and supervising identification of land for temporary relocation of IDPs.

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The cabinet also resolved to instruct deputy commissioners to complete assessment of damage due to floods within one week. The Cabinet also approved Rs 10, 000 per flood affected family as immediate relief.

The Cabinet further approved to conduct local elections for ADC, Panchayats and Municipalities jointly around September, 2024. The Cabinet also approved to seek views of HAC in respect of ADC elections.

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