Manipur Assembly Election Results 2017 (60):

Elections to the 60 seats in Manipur Assembly election are going to be held in 2017. The Election Commission of India has not announced the date yet. The major political parties in the state are the Indian National Congress, the Bharatiya Janata Party, Manipur National Conference, and the Communist party of India. INC won the last assembly elections in 2012 and formed the Government.

The number of voters in Manipur is 17,41,581. Manipur is one of the few states with a 97 % coverage of photo electoral rolls.

Manipur Assembly Election Schedule 2017

Election Date Count Date
Mar 4(Phase-I)
Mar 8(Phase-II)
Mar 11

Here is the list of 60 Assembly constituencies in Manipur:

Manipur Assembly Elections News

Man shot in Manipur hospital

    Updated On : Mar 01,2019   3:06 pm
Imphal, March 1 (IANS) A visitor to a government hospital here opened fire injuring one person, the Manipur Assembly was told on Friday. The gunman was arrested. View More..

79 Rohingyas arrested in Manipur so far: CM

    Updated On : Feb 27,2019   2:06 pm
Imphal, Feb 27 (IANS) Seventy nine Rohingyas have been arrested by the Manipur police so far on the charge of entering the state without travel documents, Chief Minister N. Biren said on Wednesday. View More..

HC rejects plea challenging arrest of student leader in sedition case

    Updated On : Feb 18,2019   6:26 pm
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Monday rejected a plea challenging arrest and transit remand of Veewon Thokchom, advisor to the Manipur Students' Association Delhi (MSAD), in connection with a sedition case. View More..

Manipur student leader held on sedition charges in Delhi

    Updated On : Feb 16,2019   8:28 pm
Imphal, Feb 16 (IANS) Manipur Students' Association Delhi (MSAD) advisor Thokchom Veewon was arrested under sedition charges by a joint team of Delhi and Manipur police here on Friday, police said. View More..

I dream of a world without caste, discrimination: Irom Sharmila

    Updated On : Feb 16,2019   12:28 am
Kolkata, Feb 16 (IANS) Manipur's legendary human rights activist Irom Sharmila, who continued a fast-unto-death protest for 16 years demanding repeal of an Act, on Friday said she dreams of a world without caste, discrimination and dictatorship. View More..

Rajnath to meet NE CMs over Citizenship Bill 'soon'

    Updated On : Jan 14,2019   7:28 pm
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) With northeastern states facing massive protests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has decided to meet the chief ministers of these states "very soon" to discuss protection of rights and people's interests. View More..

Strike in Manipur against Naga 'pact'

    Updated On : Aug 01,2018   7:22 pm
Imphal Aug 1 (IANS) Normal life was disrupted in Manipur on Wednesday following a one-day strike called by three organisations demanding that any accord with the Naga group NSCN(IM) should not compromise Manipur's territory and interest. View More..

Base year for identifying migrants in Manipur likely to be 1951

    Updated On : Jul 13,2018   8:52 pm
Imphal, July 13 (IANS) The base year for identifying migrants in the Inner Line Permit Bill that the BJP led government is introducing in the monsoon session of the state assembly is likely to be 1951. View More..

Congress demands settlement of border dispute with Myanmar

    Updated On : Jul 09,2018   5:04 pm
Imphal, July 9 (IANS) The Congress is against fencing the India-Myanmar border before a final settlement is brought about, former Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh said on Monday. View More..

Stop `horse trading' in Karnataka: CPI-M

    Updated On : May 16,2018   7:48 pm
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The CPI-M on Wednesday strongly opposed the time being given to the BJP to indulge in "naked horse trading" and the use of money power to muster a majority in the Karnataka Assembly despite lacking a majority in the House. View More..

Inner Line Permit bill will be introduced: Manipur CM

    Updated On : May 06,2018   6:22 pm
Imphal May 6 (IANS) The Manipur government will introduce the Inner Line Permit bill in the forthcoming monsoon session of the assembly, Chief Minister N. Biren Singh said on Sunday. View More..

Air dispensary to start soon: Manipur CM

    Updated On : Feb 12,2018   9:22 pm
Imphal, Feb 12 (IANS) Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh announced on Monday that an air dispensary will start functioning soon in Manipur. View More..

Manipur opposition walks out in protest against disqualification ruling

    Updated On : Feb 06,2018   11:12 pm
Imphal, Feb 6 (IANS) The opposition Congress walked out of the Manipur Assembly on Tuesday protesting against Speaker Y. Khemchand's ruling on its demand to disqualify Forest Minister T. Shyamkumar who had joined BJP after being elected on a Congress ticket. View More..

Congress walks out of Manipur Assembly over Speaker's decision

    Updated On : Feb 05,2018   7:16 pm
Imphal, Feb 5 (IANS) The Opposition Congress staged a walk out of the Manipur Assembly on Monday in protest after Speaker Yumnam Khemchand refused to allow a discussion on provisions of the Anti-Defection Law over Congress MLA T. Shyamkumar becoming a Minister in the BJP-led government. View More..

Jaitley to release BJP's 'Vision Document' for Tripura (Lead, correcting para one)

    Updated On : Feb 01,2018   11:52 pm
Agartala, Feb 1 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will on February 12 release the Bharatiya Janata Party's "Vision Document" for Tripura here ahead of the February 18 assembly polls, a party leader announced on Thursday. View More..

Jaitley to release BJP's 'Vision Document' for Tripura

    Updated On : Feb 01,2018   10:04 pm
Agartala, Feb 1 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will on February 12 release the Bharatiya Janata Party's "Vision Document" for Tripura here ahead of the February 12 assembly polls, a party leader announced on Thursday. View More..

PM tells northeast people not to believe in 'tendentious rumours'

    Updated On : Dec 28,2017   5:08 pm
Imphal/New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that people of the northeastern states should not believe in "tendentious rumours" but depend on the government statement and assured that "no one-sided decision" would be taken on the Naga issue. View More..

Christmas celebrated with great zeal in northeast India

    Updated On : Dec 25,2017   3:50 pm
Aizawl/Kohima/Agartala, Dec 25 (IANS) Christmas was celebrated on Monday across the northeastern region of India with special prayers, hymns and masses in churches, besides the traditional mass community feasts and delicious food. View More..

No Naga agreement without Manipur people's consent, assures Rajnath

    Updated On : Dec 23,2017   8:20 pm
Imphal Dec 23 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday assured that there will not be a final agreement on the vexed Naga problem in the northeast without the consent of the people of Manipur, a sposkesman for Manipur's civil society bodies said. View More..

Manipur Assembly seeks disclosure of Centre-NSCN(IM) pact

    Updated On : Dec 21,2017   5:26 pm
Imphal, Dec 21 (IANS) The Manipur Assembly on Thursday passed a resolution to demand disclosure of the contents of a pact signed between the central government and the NSCN-IM in 2015 which some states fear will affect their territorial integrity. View More..