IMPHAL Feb 28: The biometric signatures of the Governor of Manipur Gurbachan Jagat and his better half Kiran Jagat have been recorded at Raj Bhawan today morning.
As part of the Census 2011 enumeration , the Governor should be the first to be enumerated but the exercise was carried on as the Governor was out of station at the time.
The recording event for the biometric signatures is the first time in the state and will be carried out for the rest of the districts consecutively. The Governor stated that the public should extend full co-operation to the census drive so that effective planning can take place and for the overall security of the Nation.
The recording at Raj Bhawan was attended by Census Director Y Thamkishore and IMC executive officer Wahengbam Bhaktaraj.The census drive commenced from February 9 onwards ,the biometric recording was later held at Thangmeiband Thau Ground for ward number 1,2 and 3 of Thangmeiband A/c today and the exercise was carried out in the rest of the districts. The training and recording for the biometric signature campaign is carried out by Bharat Electrical Limited and MANITRON.