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After Uttrakhand, is Congress heading for a crisis in Manipur?

After The Facing A Huge Political Crisis In Arunachal Pradesh, And Currently In The State Of Uttarakhand, The Troubled Congress May Be Heading For Infighting In Manipur.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Aman Dwivedi | Updated on: 20 Mar 2016, 02:28:55 PM

New Delhi:

After the facing a huge political crisis in Arunachal Pradesh, and currently in the state of Uttarakhand, the troubled Congress may be heading for infighting in Manipur.  

Congress president Sonia Gandhi has summoned Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh over the growing dissident in the state. The deputy cm of the state Gaikhangam has also been summoned.

Both the leaders have already eft Imphal for New Delhi where they will meet Sonia Gandhi and vice president Rahul Gandhi.

"The government has set aside Rs.30 crore for it and cooperation of the CLP members to make it a success is a must," Ibobi said, adding, "The meeting with the Congress president and the vice president over the demands of CLP members was inconclusive. The deputy chief minister and I will be leaving for Delhi on Sunday morning."

Manipur is scheduled to go to elections in February next year. Though just a few months are left, most of them are aiming to book a minister seat with an eye to the forthcoming elections.

In the past, Ibobi and his close associates never capitulated to the dissidents.

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First Published : 20 Mar 2016, 02:05:00 PM

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