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Irom Sharmila has been on a hunger strike against AFSPA for 16 years to fight the insurgency in Manipur and the Seven Sisters. In 2004, a dozen naked women marched to the Assam Rifles headquarters, daring the soldiers to rape them. These protests forced the Alliance government in 2005 to set up the Justice Jeevan Reddy Committee to review the law and make recommendations. Describing AFSPA as.
AFSPA - security for the state, insecurity for its citizens. Armed Forces (Assam and Manipur) Special Powers Ordinance was promulgated by the President on 22nd May of 1958 as an emergency measure to allow the deployment of the army to counter a separatist movement in the northeastern Naga Hills. However, it has remained in force in several.
However, AFSPA is still very much in force in Manipur(except for Imphal), and Nagaland despite the peace accord signed between the Government of India and National Socialist Council of Nagaland (IM).
As mentioned above, during the visit of Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh to Manipur in 2004, he promised the people to consider the review of AFSPA. Thereafter a committee was constituted by the Central Govt, under the chairmanship of Justice (Retired) BP Jeevan Reddy, on 19 Nov 04 to recommend either changes in the present act or to replace the AFSPA in present form with a more humane act.
THE STATUS OF WOMEN IN MANIPUR By: Ngangom Joyshree Devi Guest Lecturer, The Imphal College, Manipur, India. Introduction: The Meities (Manipuris dwelling in the valley region) are patrilineal and both patrilicol and virilocal. The society is governed by a highly organised administrative system existing from very ancient times. The history of Manipur is a revealing role of the people’s love.
Imphal (Manipur) (India), Mar. 3 (ANI): With the stage set for the first phase of polling in the landlocked state of Manipur, all eyes will be on feisty Manipuri activist and political debutant.
Imphal, March 3: With the stage set for the first phase of polling in the landlocked state of Manipur, all eyes will be on feisty Manipuri activist and political debutant Irom Sharmila.Sharmila has a.