IMPHAL May 16: Yelling “text book, save student’s life” a mob of students today attempted to gheraoed at the Board of Secondary Education Manipur, office today, however their attempt was made futile by a team of police personnel lead by Imphal police OC.
In this connection, a coordination of four students union organized a press meet at AMSU HQ located at DM college complex.
During the press conference, spokeperson of the coordinating committee while expressing satisfaction over the government responds to their demand appealed that In case of failure on the part of the government to fulfilled their demands, the students will take up various forms of agitation.
The student bodies further appealed the government to reward printing orders to only recognized printing press and to print the books five/six months prior to the start of every academic sessions.
They also demanded that Suresh Babu who is at present taking charges of both chairman and principal secretary should be shifted and a new chairman should be appointed.
The students further warned of launching various forms of protest, if the government fail to provide books in time.