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Government of India
Ministry of Home Affairs
14 JAN 2019 4:23PM by PIB Delhi
Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh assures Manipur CM regarding  protection of rights and interests of people of Manipur

Manipur Chief Minister Shri N. Biren Singh called on  Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh along with Manipur BJP President and Rajya Sabha MP, Ksh. Bhabananda Singh on Saturday, (January 12, 2019). They discussed issues related to protection of the rights and interests of the indigenous people of Manipur. Shri Rajnath Singh assured them that the interests of all North Eastern states including Manipur and their culture and heritage will be fully protected and he will call a meeting of all the concerned states Chief Ministers to discuss requisite safeguards in this regard.

Shri Biren Singh submitted a memorandum for giving Presidential assent to Manipur People Bill, 2018. Shri Rajnath assured that the Ministry will examine the Bill.