Services of five Parl secretaries discontinued
IMPHAL, 28th Jan: In exercise of the powers vested in him under section 3 of Manipur Parliamentary Secretary (Appointment, Salary and Allowances and Miscellaneous Provisions) Act, 2012, chief minister of Manipur has discontinued appointment of five members of Manipur Legislative Assembly as Parliamentary Secretaries. The five MLAs whose appointment as Parliamentary Secretaries have been discontinued are Leishangthem Susindro Meitei (Yaima), Soibam Subhaschandra Singh, Khasim Vashum, K Leishiyo and Awangbou Newmai. A belated order (25/10/2017) in this regard has been made by chief secretary RR Rashmi. In similar order issued on July 17, 2017, services of seven other Parliamentary Secretaries were discontinued already and they are Lourembam Rameshwor Meetei, N Indrajit, Kongkham Robindro Singh, Thokchom Satyabrata Singh, Heikham Dingo Singh, Ashab Uddin and Dr Sapam Ranjan Singh.