Imphal (Manipur) : It was a day of feast, festivity, cultural events and exchange of gifts as people celebrated Mera Houchongba, a day long festival signifying unity of the people residing in state . The venue of the celebrations was at Kangla and the Royal Palace.
Mera Houchongba is an age old festival during which all village chiefs and leaders of all communities from all parts of Manipur come to Kangla the erstwhile seat of power .
Imphal(Manipur): Manipur Minister , Nemcha Kipgen on Tuesday distributed free LPG connections to 51 beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) scheme at the Kangpokpi Community Hall, Kangpokpi district .
Kipgen drew the attention of all the villages' chiefs to sort out the rightful people through Socio Economic Caste Census Data to avail this scheme since it is meant for all the right beneficiaries belonging to the BPL families.
Imphal,(Manipur) :Chief Minister N. Biren Singh launched the website of Sangai Run Half Marathon and Festival, 2017 at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat here on Tuesday . The Sangai International Half Marathon which will be held on November,19 is being organised by OOREP Sports and sponsored by Manipur Tourism, Government of Manipur. The event is supported by Athletic Association of Manipur.
The Marathon would cover areas of Sendra, Thanga, Keibul Lamjao and Moirang in Bishnupur district in the route map covering 21 kilometers.