A public rally was organized by Manipur Loumee Lup to raise the protest against Loktak project and Ithai dam. The movement was participated by Ex Minister Dr M Nara Singh, secretary Manipur State Council CPI L Sotinkumar Singh, State secretariat members MSC/CPI namely L Iboyaima Singh, A Lala Singh, president Manipur Loumee Lup MSC N
Chairman of Manipur pollution control board (MPCB) K. Radhakishore shared with Media that Central government has approved Rs 400 crores for cleaning of solid waste particles from Loktak Lake and 100 crores for similar work for Nambul River. These two projects for cleaning waste from Loktak and Nabul will be carried out for 15 years.
To monitor the eco system of Loktak Lake, a floating research laboratory was recently launched. This lab of Institute of Bio resources and Sustainable Development (IBSD) at this lake was launched by Manipur Forest and Environment Minister Thounaoujam Shyamkumar. Minister Shyamkumar told the media that this laboratory will be working to have a check over