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Evening briefing: Amit Shah chairs high-level meeting on Manipur conflict; Know what is Kavach anti-collision system

Jun 17, 2024 06:36 PM IST

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Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday chaired a high-level meeting to review the security situation in Manipur. This is the first such high-level meeting by the central government after the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was re-elected to power earlier this month. Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla, Intelligence Bureau Chief Tapan Deka, Army Chief General Manoj Pande, Army Chief (Designate) Lt General Upendra Dwivedi, GoC Three Core HS Sahi, Security Advisor to Manipur Kuldiep Singh, Manipur Chief Secretary Vineet Joshi, Manipur DGP Rajiv Singh and Assam Rifles DG Pradeep Chandran Nair joined the meeting at the Ministry of Home Affairs in North Block, Delhi. Dig Deeper

Union Home Minister Amit Shah chairs a high-level meeting to review the security situation in Manipur, in New Delhi, Monday(PTI)
Union Home Minister Amit Shah chairs a high-level meeting to review the security situation in Manipur, in New Delhi, Monday(PTI)

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