IMPHAL: As the state government has failed to take up an action upon corrupted officials of education department engineering wing till date in connection with the controversy over the drawing of the newly construction building of DM University and Heirok Engineering College, a team of Apunba Ireipakki Maheiroi Sinpanglup (AIMS) led by its Finance Secretary Nikarson Khumancha has locked the Education Department Engineering Wing on Friday.
In a press release, it was stated that the students’ body has stated that the matter of wrong doings on part of the education department engineering wing was flashed through media in-front for public awareness on July 16, 2020 and at the same time, a memorandum was submitted to the state government.
The students’ body also reported the matter to the education minister, vigilance department, education commissioner of higher education in the past but unfortunately till date there is no sign of any action taken up by the state government on the said issue, which can be counted as very unfortunate, it added.
The release further said that the drawing of newly building to be constructed at DM University and Heirok Engineering College have been sketched by the staffs of engineering wing but allegedly the drawing was outsourced to BCS Architecture, which meant in a way the department’s engineer have sold their responsibilities to private parties. At the same time, the engineering wing staffs have been trying to withdraw a huge amount of fund, which is same as fooling the entire people in the state, the students’ organization said adding that it will stand against such conduct.
In conclusion the students have stated that if the state government and its concerned authorities fail to taken up an action in the coming days then along with the entire stakeholders they will enforce strong agitations.