Manipur CM in Delhi to Meet Rajnath Singh

Published: 07th August 2015 08:33 PM  |   Last Updated: 07th August 2015 08:33 PM   |  A+A-


File Photo of Rajnath Singh | PTI


IMPHAL: Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh is likely to meet Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in New Delhi today and discuss with him the peace accord signed between the Centre and NSCN (IM).

The chief minister's visit to the national capital has been confirmed by his secretariat.

During the meeting he is likely to discuss the peace accord signed between the Centre and National Socialist Council of Nagaland (Issac-Muivah) group on August 3 in New Delhi, a government official said on condition of anonymity.

Ibobi will also discuss with the Union Home Minister the ongoing agitations in the state demanding implementation of inner line permit in the north eastern state, the official said.

The agitations are being spearheaded by Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System and have continued for over one-and-half month now during which one student was killed on July 8.

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