Bishnupur: The Inaugural function cum Oath taking ceremony of Apunba Lup Ningthoukhong, an apex body of 30 Youth Club and Organisation and 19 Meira Paibi Lup of Ningthoukhong, was held on Sunday at Public Park located at Ningthoukhong Bazar.
The occasion was held with an aim to bring a new and a developed Ningthoukhong in every field.
The occasion witnessed the presence of MLA Bishnupur A/C Govindas Konthoujam, Chairman Apunba Lup Laishram Dijwamani and Chairperson Ningthoukhong Municipal Council Laishram Ibungo as Chief Guest, President and Guest of Honour respectively.
Giving the keynote address, General Secretary of the Apunba Lup Ningthoukhong Nungshibabu Heisnam said that the young generations of Ningthoukhong have become drug abusers and Ningthoukhong which has been named in the first record in the file of sports and education is new on the verge of downfall.
Inorder to save the young generation from such threats, the Apunba Lup Ningthoukhong was formed by different organisations of Ningthoukhong as political free organisations, Heisnam said.
Speaking on the occasion, Director Childline Bishnupur L. Pishak said that many of the young generation who has became addicted to drugs has began to speak lies to their parents only to meet their needs. Due to such behaviour, it will not be wrong to say that Ningthoukhong will also become victim of them. Thus the initiative taken up by Apunba Lup Ningthoukhong is a good step, he added.
MLA Govindas Konthoujam said that the forming of a joint organisation by the people of Ningthoukhong is a big achievement and this will bring Ningthoukhong on the right path.
Many speakers of the occasion spoke on how to improve and develop the declining image of development of Ningthoukhong as well as in the field of education and sports.
The selected persons to take charge of Apunba Lup Ningthoukhong also took an oath to faithfully work for the development and to bring Ninghthoukhong in the right path without having any bias.
The trust instituted by Govindas Konthoujam in the name of his late father Gogendra also launched a Jacket which will be wore by Covid Warrior of Ningthoukhong and was handed over top Chairperson Ningthoukhong Municipal Council L. Ibungo.