One day emergency sitting of House to have two businesses


IMPHAL, July 14: The Business Advisory Committee, BAC of the Manipur Legislative Assembly has fixed just two businesses for the part II Emergency Sitting of the 11th session of 10th Manipur Legislative Assembly which will be held tomorrow starting from 11am.

The BAC meeting was held today at 11am.

Sources said in the first of the two businesses, Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh will present the 15th report of the BAC of the Manipur Legislative Assembly before the House.

The second business would be a government resolution motion.

It may be mentioned that an official notification issued yesterday by secretary in charge, Manipur Legislative Assembly K Meghajit Singh had said the `Speaker has been pleased to reconvene an emergency sitting of the 11th session (Part II) of the 10th Manipur Legislative Assembly on July 15 at 11 am in the Assembly hall of the Manipur Legislative Assembly, Chingmeirong.

The emergency sitting of the Manipur Legislative Assembly was convened following public upheavals demanding implementation of the Inner Line Permit System or a similar law in the State to safeguard the indigenous people of the State.

It may also be mentioned that the Inner Line Permit System was abolished from Manipur on November 18, 1950 by the then chief commissioner Himat Singh.

Following a motion moved by Opposition MLA Dr I Ibohalbi Singh in the House on July 13, 2012, the Manipur Legislative Assembly had taken a resolution to implement the Bengal Eastern Frontier Regulation, 1873 in the State.

The same resolution was passed by the House for a second time after MLA RK Anand moved a similar motion in the House on June 13, 2013.


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