DIPR - Manipur

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Published on Thu, 17 May, 2018 Both

IMPHAL, 17th May, 2018(DIPR): Governor of Manipur, Professor Jagdish Mukhi today inspected the Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Moreh and condition of Indo-Myanmar Border.  Right after Professor Mukhi arrived at Moreh around 11 a.m. in the morning, he also inspected Indo-Myanmar Friendship Bridge and Indo-Myanmar Gate No. 2.

Governor attended a meeting with representatives of different Organisations of Moreh and Border Trade Chamber of Commerce at Convention Hall, Moreh Trade Centre. The meeting was mainly focussed on trade (Import-Export) relationship between India and Myanmar, difficulties being faced by the Locals regarding shortage of water supply, health facilities, lack of infrastructure and staff in Moreh Hospital,etc.

Responding to the queries of media personnel, Governor stated that Government would try to take up necessary steps to make the Indo-Myanmar Friendship Road accessible to the public. This will redress the transportation problems faced by the people of Molcham and New Shamtal villages .

It may be mentioned that the Government of India is spending a huge amount of money for black topping the Indo-Myanmar Friendship Road as a step to improve the relationship  and  for further development of trades between India and Myanmar.

In today’s itinerary of Indo-Myanmar Border, Professor Jagdish Mukhi was accompanied with the First Lady, Smt. Prem Mukhi; Deputy Commissioner, Tengnoupal,  Shri Kh. Raghumani Singh and SP, Tengnoupal, Shri S. Ibomcha Singh. (DIPR)