Following contemporary violence, the Manipur authorities has imposed prohibitory orders underneath Part 144 of the CrPC for 2 months in Churachandpur district, in line with an official order.
Incidents of sporadic violence have been reported from a number of locations in Churachandpur district, particularly in Thingkangphai village, on Monday.
“There are still chances of breach of peace due to the confrontation between the two groups of people and the situation is still tense,” the district Justice of the Peace mentioned within the order.
The prohibitory orders prohibiting gathering of 5 or extra individuals and carrying arms have been imposed on Monday and it will be in drive until 18 February, 2024.
All efforts have been made by regulation enforcement companies to take care of peace within the affected areas, District Justice of the Peace Dharun Kumar S mentioned.
Numerous components of the northeastern state have been rocked by ethnic strife since Could this yr.
Greater than 180 individuals have been killed for the reason that violence erupted on Could 3 after a Tribal Solidarity March’ was organised within the hill districts to protest in opposition to the Meitei neighborhood’s demand for Scheduled Tribe (ST) standing.
Meiteis account for about 53 per cent of Manipur’s inhabitants and reside principally within the Imphal Valley, whereas tribals, which embrace Nagas and Kukis, represent 40 per cent and reside primarily within the hill districts.
With inputs from companies