IMPHAL, June 13: The newly elected 27 Imphal Municipal Councilors (IMC) has taken oath at the conference hall of the IMC this morning before the district magistrate, Imphal East, Laksmikumar.
The official appointment of the chairman to the IMC will be held tomorrow at the same venue.
Meanwhile sources have speculated that the councilor of ward number 13 Keishamthong will be appointed as the chairman of IMC.
However there was no official confirmation of the report of the appointment of the IMC chairman.
On the other hand, a meeting of the newly elected councilors of the INC was also held this evening headed by the Chief Minister of Manipur and MPPC president at the MPCC office.
The sources further disclosed that besides the 14 INC councilors two independent candidates of ward number 16 and 17 of Singjamei Assembly Constituency who recently merged to the INC attended the meeting.
The meeting mainly focused on the appointment of selection of the leadership among the councilors of the INC, said the sources.
Later the meet unanimously appointed N. Raghumani, as the leader of the INC councilors and Thambaljao Kamei as the deputy leader of the INC led councilors.