IMPHAL: The 132th Birth anniversary of Laininghal Naoriya Phulo was held at Nungshikol Park which lies under Lamlai Assembly Constituency on Tuesday.
As per the reports the programme was organized by the Sanamahi Laining Lup and was attended by arts and cultural activist Chana Lukhoi as one of the dignitaries along with Chana Development Committee president kshretrimayum Tompapuin and the ritual activities was performed by Oinam Mangi Meitei.
The speakers also noted that the Meitei community might have been marginalized had not Laininghal been born in the community and also that he was responsible for saving the indigenous Meitei script. Further, it was mentioned that the birth anniversary function was attended by Meira Paibi leaders Chana Lembi, Thokchom Tombi, and Laishram Ibemcha. Many tree saplings were planted on the particular occasion.