Ministerial Team to Visit Indo-Myanmar Border

IMPHAL: A ministerial team will ‘soon’ visit Indo- Myanmar border to study the undemarcated areas in Chandel district, Manipur Home Minister Gaikhangam said.

“A cabinet team will soon make an enquiry on whether the proposed erection of border fencing near border pillar 76 would bifurcate several border villages of Manipur in Chandel district,” Gakhangam who is also Deputy Chief Minister said while attending a public function here yesterday.

He said the proposed fencing work was initiated by the governments of the two countries and all efforts would be made to protect the territories of the tiny border state. more…