Drive against illegal timber business conducted in Manipur
Kamjong (Manipur), 13 April (ANI): Blessed with abundant bio-resources, people in the state of Manipur have been greatly depending on cultivation and other agricultural activities for livelihood since the ancestral times. However, over the years due to the use of excessive natural resources, slowly the region is losing its sheen environmentally. In a move to alter the scenario for the better, the state Forest department, under the leadership of the Forest and Environment Minister Th. Shyamkumar Singh, held various awareness programs and massive drives against the dubious activities on environment that has been continuously going on the state. One such activity was the recent seizure of the illegal timber trade at Sorathen village in Kamjong district.
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