DCs directed to verify complaints
IMPHAL, 29th May: In compliance with the judgement passed by the court on May 13 in the PIL filed by Human Rights Alert, CAF & PD department has directed Deputy Commissioners (DC) concerned to verify complaints filed regarding non-reciept of rice.
The department also asked the DCs to provide rice if the complaints were found to be genuine and true.
As per a list of complaints forwarded by the department to the DCs, Imphal East district has highest number of complaints with 34 followed by Imphal West district with 30 complaints. Thoubal and Bishnupur districts have 12 complaints each while Kangpokpi, Noney and Churachandpur districts have three complaints each. Tamenglong, Tengnoupal and Pherzawl districts have two complaints each while Ukhrul and Chandel districts have one complaint each.