IMPHAL: The 136th birth anniversary of Freedom Fighter Laikhuram Khagendrajit was observed at the residence of Laikhuram Niranjoy on Sunday and it was organised by The Khagendrajit Research Committee, Wangkhei Keithel Ashangbi following SOP guidelines.
During the event LKRC Secy Mutua Tomba commemorated the life of Laikhuram Khagendrajit and his boundless contribution for the future generation. The present generation needs to acknowledge such great person and his ideology, he asserted.
Reminding the revolutionary movement against British colonial with continuing protest of almost 69 days between August 19th and October 26th 1936 to scrub taxes on water, motor vehicles and also political revolution in demand of nomination for Darbar members, etc. Tomba said Laikhuram Khagendrajit is also one of the great freedom fighter with his ethical movements For indigenous language and cultural activities.
The event was attended by the Former Addl. Director Health Services Manipur Dr. M Kunjabihari being the Chief Guest and was presided by the Chairman of the Khagendrajit Research Committee Sapam Momon. Dr. Saratchandra Longzomba gave a speech on the life and works of Laikhuram Khagendrajit. And, many of the followers who were attending the function of the legendary freedom fighters pay floral tributes.