PM, Sonia arrive in Manipur

Imphal: Prime Minister Manmohon Singh and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi arrived here today on a day`s visit to Manipur, official sources said.

The VVIPs were received at the Imphal airport by Governor Gurbachan Jagat, Chief Minister O Ibobi Singh, his cabinet colleagues and high officials.

Accompanying them were Union Law minister Salman Khurshid, Union Water Resources minister Vinsen Joshi, minister at the prime minister`s office Narayanswamy.

From the airport, the VVIPs were flown to Kangla helipad here in three helicopters, the sources said.
Union Doner minister Pawan Singh Ghatowar had arrived here on Friday.