One demand in the memorandum proposes the insertion of a new provision in section of the Manipur Land Revenue and Land Reforms Act, Since Manipur, which attained Statehood in , is not officially a tribal State, there are constitutional challenges to implementing the ILP system. Related Articles Manipur paralysed for the second day. In fact, there has been a political integration movement amongst the Zomi-Kuki-Chin tribes, parallel to the Naga integration movement, with the goal of uniting all these cognate groups under one political authority. In Manipur, large scale protests have called for its implementation for years. Our only hope is ILP. So why should there be ILP for a state with majority of general people.
This has led to increased competition for employment opportunities among other things. Our only hope is ILP. Is it meant to cover the entire state, including the Hill Areas? ILP proponents assert that after independence and subsequent accession of Manipur to India, the influx of foreigners and other Indians into Manipur has increased exponentially. ILP is not the solution. The necessary laws to restrict permanent settlement by outsiders in Manipur valley can be put into place.
Both sides talk past each other.
Further, the state governor must send the president annual reports on the administration of Hill Areas, and the central government has the power to give directions to the state government regarding administration of these areas.
More than this, the idea will be anathema to the tribals since many of their cognate tribes live across the porous border in Myanmar. If you travel to Mizoram etc. Sentimental issue and havoc- Expert have the opinion that if we did not check the influx in and around the bordering areas of the state, such as Jiribam bordering Bangladesh, Moreh bordering Myanmar, it would be a sentimental issue resulting a massive havoc in future.
The Inner Line Permit system will cause more trouble in Manipur, not less
And by the time the matter reaches that level, the tribal people will probably start giving expression to their opposition. However, that may turn out to be the easier part. Millions of Indians are spending their youth trying to get government jobs The remarkable Begums who manipuur patriarchal norms to rule Bhopal for iin than a century Tripura State Rifles commandant and five troopers suspended for allegedly assaulting Army jawans When Lisa Ray auditioned for a James Bond film: No breakthrough in Manipur talks.
Political representation — There were instances of non-Manipuri elected in the Manipur Legislative Assembly.
The fractious demand for ILP in Manipur – The Hindu
They already have enough complaints about attempts sssay encroach on their land. Else, what will be the basis for sub-classification? Public appeals by tribal bodies against such attacks in civilian areas were unheeded. The idea seem to be to convert Manipur into a tribal state like Nagaland or Mizoram by forcing the government to admit the Meiteis into Scheduled Tribe category and then place the entire state under a uniform ILP regime.
Written By Pranav Joshi.
ILP proponents assert that after independence and subsequent accession of Manipur to India, the influx of foreigners and other Indians into Manipur has increased exponentially. This esaay is closed for comments. The ILP, which remained in force untilwas revoked by the then Commissioner of Assam, whose jurisdiction also covered Manipur.
Such provisions though are not valid for Central government employees and security personnel. March 29, Unemployment- if the ILP came into effect, the ever increasing issue of unemployment in the state would be lessen as outsiders in the state are not able to get a domicile certificate so long as they are bound by ILP.
Students staging sit-in-protest demanding implementation of Inner Line Permit System in Manipur on Monday Considering the need of the implementation of ILP in the state, this time around too various individual and social groups set off again, demanding to syatem it after the monsoon session of the Manipur Legislative Assembly.
Inner Line Permit
Impossible to implement, this will be a sure-fire recipe for social strife. Views Read Edit View history. It is obligatory for Sysetm citizens from outside those states to obtain a permit for entering into the protected state. It is obligatory for Indian citizens from outside certain states, to obtain such a permit.
Inthe King of Manipur signed a document merging the region with the Indian Union. You have entered an incorrect email address! After the war, the Manipur Constitution Act of established a democratic form of government, with the Maharaja as the Executive Head. Maniphr the Meiteis will countenance none of this.
Why We Need Inner Line Permit in Manipur, Top 10 Reasons
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And moreover the Meiteis have been categorized General. Printable version May 22, Many people were flummoxed. Multiplying grievances At the moment, with various forms of agitations overwhelming the Manipur plain essa, it is not surprising that the Joint Committee on Inner Line Permit System has been able to dictate terms to the state government and browbeat the chief minister into accepting them.
For the past several months, the state has been wrangling with mass protests for implementing the Inner Line Permit.