Manipur, Nov. 8 -- Manipur High Court division bench comprising justice Lanusungkum and justice Kh Nobin has taken up suo-motto criminal contempt case against MPSC 2016 selected candidate Tongbram Bimolchand.

The division bench directed the registry to serve the notice by a special messenger within three days. It also directed the candidate to appear personally before the court at 10.30 am on November 15.

Bimolchand , 35, is the son of T Jugin of Keirenphabi from Bishnupur district.

The suo-moto criminal contempt case was taken up against Bimolchand for passing contemptuous remarks during a live discussion programme broadcast on a local TV channel.

During the programme, Bimolchand said, he is doubtful of "the judgments passed by judge...