"I am on second line ART (Ante-Retroviral Treatment) now. My father died in the year 2000. Four years later, my mother left us to live with another man," - a tearful 15 year old girl who lost her father to AIDS eleven years back shared her ordeal in an interaction. The HIV positive girl along with three other sisters is struggling to survive today. Her elder sister of 22 years continued the narration that as her mother left them, she had to bear the responsibility of looking after her younger sisters.
A few days ahead of the National Cleanliness Day this year, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi took up the cudgel to sweep the criminals off the political sphere. As the Prime Minister Prospect of Indian National Congress, the young Gandhi tried to save the nation from the clutches of the criminals by rejecting the cabinet ordinance negating the Supreme Court;s verdict on convicted lawmakers. The nation owes its allegiance to the Gandhi-Nehru Scion for his honest veto.
A quality soldier is far better than thousands of unqualified personnel. Manipur Police is incomparable in quantity, but its quality is questionable. They probably lack training and modern equipments to deal with the multifarious crimes occurring in the society. Before discussing recruitment of huge forces, the state government need to zero in on training the existing police personnel and equipping them with modern technologies.
The fourth state in Manipur is under big threat from various circles within the state. It would not be surprising if newspapers fail to reach its readers, but, here upon, it is very important for the locals in Manipur to get their daily dose of news. Hence, there is a serious need to promote online news coverage at a time, when newspapers are out of reach.