Biren Singh

Manipur CM expands his cabinet, inducts six ministers 

Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh, who returned to power last month, expanded his ministry on Saturday by inducting six more faces. 

published on : 17th April 2022

Manipur CM Biren Singh expands Cabinet, six more ministers sworn in

Six new ministers joined the BJP-led government in Manipur on Saturday as CM Biren Singh expanded his cabinet after returning to power last month.

published on : 16th April 2022

NPF joins Manipur cabinet, triggers ministry hope for other BJP allies

The BJP had secured a majority by winning 32 of the state’s 60 seats and the smaller parties were not sure if it will align with them.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Biren Singh sworn in as Manipur CM, five others take oath as cabinet ministers

Union ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Kiren Rijiju had on Sunday handed over a letter to Ganesan, stating that Singh was elected unanimously as the leader of the BJP legislature party with 32 MLAs.

published on : 21st March 2022

Biren Singh stays as Manipur CM, BJP top brass briefs PM on Goa, Uttarakhand situations

Union ministers Amit Shah and Rajnath Singh along with BJP national president J P Nadda and general secretary (organisation) B L Santhosh were part of the deliberations with the PM.

published on : 21st March 2022

N Biren Singh to continue as Chief Minister of Manipur

Singh’s name as the CM was announced by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman after a closed-door meeting with all BJP MLAs of the state.

published on : 20th March 2022

Manipur government formation: Nirmala Sitharaman, Kiren ​Rijiju arrive at Imphal to meet BJP MLAs

The two central ministers were accompanied by caretaker Chief Minister N Biren Singh and legislators Th Bishwajit and Y Khemchand, who had gone to New Delhi on Saturday.

published on : 20th March 2022

Manipur CM: Biren and Biswajit in Delhi again

Party sources said they went in separate flights from Imphal.

published on : 20th March 2022

Biren Singh, BJP MLA rush to Delhi again; Manipur CM name likely to be known soon

Manipur caretaker CM N Biren Singh and senior BJP MLA Th Biswajit Singh, who were seen as contenders for the CM's post  left for the national capital after being summoned by the party top brass.

published on : 19th March 2022

Biren Singh, Thongam Biswajit in Delhi again as suspense on next Manipur CM continues

BJP sources said they went in separate flights from Imphal. This is the second time in five days that the BJP leadership summoned the duo to Delhi.

published on : 19th March 2022

No decision yet on next Manipur CM, say contenders

Stating that he is one of the oldest members in the BJP family of Manipur, Biswajit denied the state BJP had been reduced to factions on the leadership issue.

published on : 17th March 2022

Expect Pramod Sawant, Biren Singh to continue as Goa, Manipur CMs as BJP approves their continuation

In Manipur, the party won 32 seats in the 60-member House enabling it to form the government on its own for the first time. In Goa, the BJP secured 20 out of 40 seats.

published on : 17th March 2022

Modi-Biren meeting sets off speculation about latter continuing as Manipur CM

“Only three persons – Modiji, Amit Shahji and Naddaji – will decide who will become the next CM,” a BJP central leader told The New Indian Express

published on : 16th March 2022

Game of thrones begins in Manipur as BJP's national leadership to decide on next CM

The trio would meet Union Home Minister Amit Shah, BJP national president JP Nadda and party’s general secretary (organisation) BL Santhosh.

published on : 15th March 2022

INTERVIEW | Creating jobs our priority: Manipur CM Biren Singh

Manipur Chief Minister (until at least the new cabinet is formed) N Biren Singh is not surprised that his party, BJP, has managed to retain power.

published on : 13th March 2022

Manipur polls: BJP weighing names for CM post; Biren Singh, Thongam Biswajit front runners

BJP Manipur president A Sharda Devi said the party’s parliamentary board would decide on the next CM candidate in consultation with the state unit.

published on : 12th March 2022

New government in Manipur before March 19: CM Biren Singh

National People's Party, a partner in the existing government which won seven seats in the just-concluded state poll, will not be a part of the new dispensation.

published on : 12th March 2022

N Biren Singh, journalist-turned politician, leads BJP to victory in strife-torn Manipur

The 61-year-old has been widely credited for bringing peace and bridging the divide between the people of the valley and the hills, in this insurgency-hit, multi-ethnic state during his tenure as CM.

published on : 11th March 2022

BJP gets majority in Manipur, decides to dump ally NPP

The party has decided to dump the National People’s Party (NPP) with which it had a torrid time in the past two years.

published on : 10th March 2022

Assembly polls 2022: BJP ahead in Manipur, CM N Biren Singh leading by over 16,000 votes

Counting of votes for 60 assembly seats in Manipur began at 8 am on Thursday under tight security and strict adherence to COVID-19 protocols, officials said.

published on : 10th March 2022
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