About Resurgent Manipur

Resurgent Manipur is a group of citizens of and from Manipur who are concerned with the prevailing state of affairs in our state and thereby seeking a change towards a new and better Manipur wherein the people—as collective and individuals—can live with dignity and well-being.

Consolidated Analysis Report of Manipur Assembly Elections 2017

By | March 6th, 2017|Categories: Constituency Monitor, Election Information, Manipur Assembly Election 2017|

Get familiar with your candidates from these reports: 1. PDF 1: Consolidated Analysis Report (Phases 1 and 2) of Manipur Assembly Elections 2017— with an analysis of criminal background, financial, education, gender and other details of candidates—was prepared by the New Delhi-based Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR). 2. PDF 2: Analysis of Asset Comparison of Re-contesting MLAs [...]

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A Day after the Election

By | March 5th, 2017|Categories: News|

The first phase of Manipur Election 2017 concluded yesterday. Here’s a collection of news snippets from news media. Hindustan Times/ANI Manipur Election 2017: Over 80% turnout as phase one ends; PRJA candidate assaulted (Firstpost) Imphal: Over 80 percent polling was recorded in the first phase of elections to the Manipur Assembly on Saturday. Voting [...]

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News of the Day: Election Underway in Manipur

By | March 4th, 2017|Categories: News|

Fate of 168 candidates to be decided today Imphal Free Press The fate of 168 candidates will be decided today as the state goes to poll for the first phase. A total of 11, 25, 441 voters will cast their votes in 1,643 polling stations spread across 38 assembly constituencies. The Bhartiya Janata Party will be [...]

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PCRM Appeals

By | March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Issues, News, Press Release|

2 March 2017: Like every system, the present electoral system in Manipur does have its weakness and strength. However, it is still a crucial aspect of our collective life. It is through this system of election that we elect a few ordinary women and men like us to take the responsibility of governing our collective life [...]

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The Politics of the Indo-Naga Peace Deal and the Framework Agreement

By | March 1st, 2017|Categories: Issues, Videos|

A discussion on the Naga Peace Deal: The controversial framework agreement between the GOI and the IM faction of NSCN was signed on 3 Aug 2015. Dr Bimol Akoijam took part in the discussion on Rajya Sabha TV that was held a couple of days later. As a reminder, Manipur has its own agency to speak [...]

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PCRM for Public Issue Based Election

By | March 1st, 2017|Categories: Issues, Videos|

PCRM believes in encouraging and cultivating the involvement of private citizens in the affairs of the collective to realise the goal of a resurgent Manipur.     [Background image credits: The Quint / MSPDCL / IB Times / Phualva Times / News 18 / India Together / AFSPA / The Wire / Tehelka / Facebook / [...]

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PCRM Election Pamphlets 2017 Distributed

By | March 1st, 2017|Categories: Issues, News, Press Release|

As the part of an initiative to bring about a new political culture wherein public morality and issues of public importance play significant role in the Manipuri society and polity, People’s Campaign for Resurgent Manipur has launched its election plan on 25th February with the distribution of pamphlets in English and Manipuri. Led by convenor Dr [...]

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PCRM Participates in News Shows in Imphal

By | February 28th, 2017|Categories: Issues, Videos|

Dr A Bimol Akoijam, one of the convenors of the People's Campaign for Resurgent Manipur, was in Imphal recently as a part of the campaign. He participated in two television news shows: at the Manung Hutna on Impact TV and Discussion Hour on ISTV. Here we have embedded the YouTube videos uploaded by the respective news [...]

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Wake Up Call to Voters of Manipur

By | February 28th, 2017|Categories: News|

This article by Dr Khomdon Lisam was originally posted on E-pao in April 2014 (A little late article but still relevant) Image: http://e-pao.net We, the Manipuris tend to celebrate election as a festival without much thinking about the consequences. At the time of election campaign , anybody can go to the candidate and ask for [...]

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For Your Reading Pleasure: Election 101 — Political Theory

By | February 28th, 2017|Categories: Essays|

This review text is sourced from the Princeton University Press Blog (http://blog.press.princeton.edu) and written by Rob Tempio, executive editor of Political Theory, http://blog.press.princeton.edu/election-101-introduction/election-101-political-theory/ Political theory inhabits the realm of our ideals and not the messy world of everyday politics. Perhaps this is even more true during an election year. Yes, this is the time when lofty [...]

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