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Manipur Governor Anusuiya Uikey asks security advisor, DGP to act

The Manipur governor asked DGP Rajiv Singh to initiate necessary security coverage along the two national highways to enable free passage of petroleum products and other goods-laden vehicles.

ByIFP Bureau

Updated 21 Jun 2024, 5:22 pm

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Manipur Governor Anusuiya Uikey on Thursday held a meeting with DGP, Manipur, Rajiv Singh at the Raj Bhavan to review the prevailing security situation in the state. She also directed him to act against those involved in violence.

During the meet, the DGP briefed the Governor about the recent incidents in Jiribam district and follow-up actions taken up by the State police with Central forces, stated a release from the Raj Bhavan. He also informed her about the security measures taken up to prevent any eventuality, the release stated.

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According to the Raj Bhavan, Uikey directed the DGP to take up appropriate security measures to ensure safety and security of the people and property. She also asked him to initiate necessary security coverage along the two national highways to enable free passage of petroleum products and other goods-laden vehicles.

The Governor further directed the DGP to take prompt actions against anyone involved in violence, to ensure security measures are taken in Kangpokpi, Tengnoupal, Churachandpur and extend necessary assistance to the displaced persons in Jiribam district, the Raj Bhavan stated.

Meanwhile, Manipur Security Advisor Kuldiep Singh also called on the Governor at the Raj Bhavan and apprised her about the security measures taken up in the state especially in Jiribam in the aftermath of the recent incidents that took place in the district.

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He informed the Governor that adequate security forces comprising state and Central security forces have been deployed at many vulnerable places including the interior far flung areas of the district, the Raj Bhavan said.. The Governor also urged the Security Advisor to initiate necessary security measures to ensure law and order and restoration of peace and normalcy in the state, it stated.

On the other hand, the Governor wished the President, Droupadi Murmu on her birthday over the phone and wished her a long and healthy life, the release added.


 

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