IMPHAL: The Imphal West Students’ Club (IWSC), Khumbong on Tuesday distributed kitchen items to sixty needy families of the village in the backdrop of the hardships being faced by the villagers due to the ongoing total lockdown in connection with the Covid-19 pandemic.
In a press release, IWSC said that the items distributed included cooking oil, salt and pulses. The relief materials were sponsored by Dr. Yaikhomba Taorem who is a child specialist at Shija Hospital and Research Institute (SHRI) located at Langol in Imphal West district.
Most of the beneficiaries were widows and daily wage earners, it stated adding that the grocery item were delivered at their respective homes by the members of the club who went there along with Dr. Yaikhomba. The IWSC, Khumbong has expressed its gratefulness to Dr Yaikhomba for the philanthropic act undertaken in the village. The villagers also applauded the generosity of Dr. Yaikhomba Taorem, added the press release.