Imphal, Dec 10: Normal life continued to be affected for the third consecutive day on Tuesday here in Manipur due to various forms of protests against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which was passed by Lok Sabha on Monday.
All Manipur Students’ Union (AMSU) imposed strike in the state to support the strike called by North East Student’s Organisation all over the north eastern states today. Educational institutes, business establishments, oil depots, banks were closed down . Streets were deserted and people remained indoor in protest against the Bill .
Government offices were also closed down as Manipur government declared holiday on Tuesday to celebrate declaration of enforcement of Inner Line Permit (ILP) in Manipur by Union Home Minister Amit Shah during a discussion in Lok Sabha on Monday.
Chief Minister said that people should thank the Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah for their concerns for the State.