Government of Manipur

Government of Manipur Government of Manipur also known as the State Government of Manipur, or locally as State Government, is the supreme governing authority of the Indian state of Manipur and its 16 districts. It consists of an executive, led by the Governor of Manipur, a judiciary and a legislative branch.

Government of Manipur
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Seat of GovernmentImphal
Executive
GovernorNajma Heptulla
Chief MinisterNongthombam Biren Singh
Deputy Chief MinisterYumnam Joykumar Singh
Legislature
Assembly
SpeakerYumnam Khemchand Singh
Deputy SpeakerKongkham Robindro
Members in Assembly60
Judiciary
High CourtManipur High Court
Chief JusticeJustice Ramalingam Sudhakar

Like other states in India, the head of state of Manipur is the Governor, appointed by the President of India on the advice of the Central government. His or her post is largely ceremonial. The Chief Minister is the head of government and is vested with most of the executive powers. Imphal is the capital of Manipur, and houses the Vidhan Sabha (Legislative Assembly) and the secretariat. The high court of manipur exercises the jurisdiction and powers in respect of cases arising in the State.[1]Md Akil Ahmed, coordinator to the Government of Manipur, PMKVY section.

List of Ministers after 2017 Assembly electionsEdit

On 15 March 2017, Nongthombam Biren Singh took oath with 8 ministers from various parties and later it is expanded by adding 4 new ministers.[2]

Name Portfolio Political Party
N. Biren Singh Chief Minister, Home, Transport, General Administration, Sericulture, Tourism, IT, Vigilance and other departments not specifically allocated Bharatiya Janata Party
Y. Joykumar Singh Deputy Chief Minister, Finance, Excise, Taxation, Science & Technology, Economics and Statistics and Civil Aviation National Peoples Party
Th. Biswajit Singh Public works, Rural Development & Panchayati Raj, Information & Public Relations, Administrative Reforms, Commerce & Industries and Power Bharatiya Janata Party
T. Radheshyam Education, Labour and Employment Bharatiya Janata Party
Nemcha Kipgen Social Welfare and Cooperation Bharatiya Janata Party
V. Hangkhanlian Agriculture, Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Bharatiya Janata Party
L. Jayantakumar Singh Health, Family Welfare, Law & Legislative, Art and Culture National Peoples Party
Karam Shyam PDS and Consumer Affairs, Weights & Measures, Revenue, Relief & Rehabilitation Lok Janshakti Party
Letpao Haokip Youth Affairs, Sports, Irrigation & Flood Control National Peoples Party
N. Kayisii Tribal and Hill Areas Development and Fisheries National Peoples Party
Th. Shyamkumar Singh Forest & Environment, Horticulture & Soil Conservation, Town Planning and MAHUD Indian National Congress (defected to BJP)
Losi Dikho PHED, Printing & Stationary Naga People's Front

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Jurisdiction and Seats of Indian High Courts". PMKVY Manipur State. Government of Manipur. [46KP9APF7EKFFE Archived] Check |archive-url= value (help) from the original on 25 March 2017. Retrieved 12 May 2017.
  2. ^ Livemint (15 March 2017). "Manipur gets its first BJP govt as Biren Singh takes oath along with 8 ministers". Livemint. Retrieved 25 March 2020.