The new cases were reported from Imphal East district, Imphal West, Bishnupur, Kangpokpi, Thoubal, Kakching, Senapati and Ukhrul district.
The lack of respect for rules in the Northeastern state became evident yet again during the August 10 confidence vote
Biren Singh said detractors of his government should first seek details under the RTI Act before criticising its policies and programmes.
With a total of 21 new COVID-19 cases in the state, Manipur's COVID-19 tally reached 4,189 positive cases.
Congress Legislature Party leader Okram Ibobi Singh petitioned Governor Najma Heptulla seeking a special Assembly session under Article 174 of the Constitution for the conduct of the trust vote.
The strength of the 60-member Manipur House was reduced to 53 after the Speaker had disqualified four members under the anti-defection law while three BJP MLAs resigned from the House in June.
Health Minister L Jayantakumar said as Manipur is a poor state with limited resources, the pandemic and resultant lockdown had badly affected its economy.
The husband pleaded with hospital staff saying his wife was going through initial labour pain but the staff remained unmoved.
The slain jawans were Pranay Kalita from Assam, Ratan Salam from Manipur, and Methna Konyak from Nagaland. The injured were admitted to a military hospital in Imphal.
The attack was carried out by local group People’s Liberation Army in Chandel district.
The group had been stuck at Moreh town due to the lockdown imposed in the entire state to contain the spread of COVID-19, they said.
The patient tested COVID-19 positive on Sunday and died in the early hours of Wednesday, the director said.
A mother of four kids, the police officer said she wanted to ensure a better future for the children of Manipur stating that their present and future are her biggest priorities and concerns.
The top brass of the state police and officials, including Chief Secretary J Suresh Babu, visited Raj Medicity where ADG Arvind Kumar was being treated.
Chief Secretary J Suresh Babu told journalists that although Kumar’s condition was serious, he was responding to treatment.