Binalakshmi Nepram, an indigenous writer, is the author of four books and is writing another one to document the story of the 70 years of conflict and struggle of women's nonviolent peace movement. She tweets regularly at @BinaNepram and can be reached at Binalakshmi@gmail.com

  •  September 5, 2017 
Manipur, a state of exceptional beauty in a little-known corner of northeastern India, was an independent region until 1949 when, in a controversial move, it was merged into the Indian union. Situated in an emerald green valley surrounded by nine blue mist-covered mountain ranges, the state has been seriously affected since 1949 by many …

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