Srinagar: The core committee of the National Child Development Council (NCDC) held an important meeting, wherein the members expressed concern over the violence in Manipur.

On the occasion, the members sought intervention of the central government in taking adequate measures to restore normalcy in the state.

One of the members said that, “we are deeply concerned about the prevailing situation in Manipur state, as people particularly women and children are getting affected. The central government must take steps to restore peace in the state.”

Another member said that, “there is dire need to deploy military in the state, so that situation may come under control, which may keep people particularly women and children safe and secure from the violence.