Guv appeals UNC to lift blockade

IMPHAL, 23rd FEB: Deeply concerned over immense hardships caused to people due to indefinite economic blockade imposed since November 1 last, Governor Dr Najma Heptulla appealed to the UNC to consider lifting the blockade at the earliest.

               Dr Heptulla also expressed concern over picketing of government offices in hill districts, particularly in Naga areas and appealed to all concerned to discontinue such agitation in the interest of the people and also ensure smooth functioning of government machinery.

                 Stating that all issues should be resolved through dialogue, the Governor expressed confident that UNC and their supporters will lift the blockade on humanitarian ground and in larger interest of the people.

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