Press fraternity in Manipur decides to abruptly halt publication of news

Press fraternity in Manipur decides to abruptly halt publication of news

Imphal, Nov 25,2020: Different bodies of press fraternity in Manipur decides to abruptly halt publication of news in daily newspaper and electronic media.

In an emergency joint meeting of All Manipur Working Journalists Union (AMWJU) and Editors Guild Manipur (EGM) held at Manipur Press Club on late in the evening of Tuesday(Nov 24) has decided to halt publication of newspapers and electronic news in the state with effect from November 25.
Issuing a notice in this regard, AMWJU general secretary informed to all members and associate members of AMWJU that an emergency general body meeting of the AMWJU and EGM would be held on November 25 at Manipur Press club at 11 am to discuss the ‘prevailing situation’.

Exact reason for an abrupt decision was not officially conveyed.