IMPHAL, June 30 - Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh today left for New Delhi in a chartered flight to meet Central leaders.
According to information received here, the Chief Minister left Imphal around 2 pm along with his personal aides. During his visit to the national capital, Biren Singh is scheduled to meet BJP national president JP Nadda and Union Home Minister Amit Shah regarding the win of Maharaja Leishemba Sanajaoba in the recently held Rajya Sabha elections, sources said.
The Chief Minister is also expected to discuss issues of reallocation of ministerial portfolios to the four National People’s Party (NPP) MLAs after their brief withdrawal of support to the BJP-led coalition Government in the State.
The four NPP MLAs returned to the coalition Government on June 25 after calling on the BJP national president in New Delhi. NPP chief and Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad Sangma and Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma had accompanied them to New Delhi.
Chief Minister N Biren Singh, whose Government was in trouble after nine MLAs, including the four NPP ministers and three BJP MLAs withdrew support to it on June 17, is yet to reallocate ministerial portfolios to the NPP MLAs. He had informed media persons that he would consult the Central leaders in this regard.