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NBMM suspends 5 office-bearers

Courtesy: The Sentinel
From a Staff Reporter

GUWAHATI, May 22: At its emergent meeting held today at Silchar with its president Dr Debendra Sinha in the chair, the Nikhil Bishnupriya Manipuri Mahasabha (NBMM) suspended some of its office-bearers and office-bearers of its literary and cultural wings for what it said their anti-organizational activities.

Talking to this reporter from Silchar, vice-president of the Assam State committee of the Nikhil Bishnupriya Manipuri Sahitya Parishad, Simu Sinha, said: “At its emergent meeting today, the NBMM has suspended its vice-presidents Krishnabhallab Sinha and Anil Singha Gautam, Nikhil Bishnupriya Manipuri Sahitya Parishad (NBMSP) working president Biresh Ranjan Sinha, NBMSP general secretary DILS Lakshmindra Sinha and Nikhil Bishnupriya Manipuri Sanskriti Parishad vice-president Banabir Sinha for anti-organizational activities.”

Sinha further said that today’s meeting declared the convention called on May 29 at Patharkandi by the dissident NBMM leaders as illegal.

The meeting also congratulated Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi for making it to Dispur for the third time in a row.

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