Manipur, IMPHAL, Aug 19: State officials deputed by the government to liaise with Pune and Bangalore authorities have begun consultations with their high ranking officials and representatives of NGOs and student bodies to defuse the situation.
DIG Range I Clay Khongsai held talks with the DGP of Karnataka and representatives of the students of Manipur studying there as well as the Manipuris working there at Bangalore.
He found at Bangalore heavy reinforcement of BSF and reserve policemen in the city areas.
Meanwhile, SP Chandel E Priyokumar met with the Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) of Pune and the ex-President of Manipuri Students Union Pune Rahish Ahmad today. He will meet the DIG and SP of Pune tomorrow.
According to reports received here, 32 Manipuris reached Guwahati today by Lok Manak Tilak Express from Pune. Among them, ther were two guardians and four employees.