Manipur Economy At Standstill Amid Escalating Violence

2023 • 10min • News • Politics


Published On: June 07, 2023 - Petrol is selling at Rs 200 a litre, milk prices have shot up exponentially and there is an acute shortage of live-saving drugs and over-the-counter medicines in Manipur. The state is staring at an economic crisis owing to the escalating violence. News9's Kartikeya Sharma examines the impact violence has made on the state�s economy. North-East region scholar Rami Niranjan Desai, social activist Lam Gangte, and Prof. M Amarjeet Singh from Jamia Millia Islamia join in.