Imphal: The 124th birth anniversary of Lamyanba Hijam Irabot, one of most prominent leaders of the state who fought for bringing about an equal society, was organized by Lamyanba Irabot Ningshing Thouram Pangba Kanglup at Thau Ground on Wednesday.
The Lamyanba Irabot Ningshing Thouram Pangba Kanglup is a joint organization formed by Socialist Students’ Union of Manipur (SSUM), All Manipur Pangal Students’ Union Manipur (AMPSUM) and Socialist Women Association, Manipur (SWA). The participants at the observation paid floral tributes to the life size portrait of Lamyanba Irabot.
On the day, cash, certificates and mementos were distributed to all the winners of the online poetry, article and painting competitions held in connection with the anniversary observation. A certificate each was also presented to all the participants.
As a part of the programme, a blood donation camp on the theme “Eikhoi Khunnaigidamak Kathoklaba Ee” commenced at JNIMS Hospital Blood Bank. It was said that the blood donation camp will be concluding on October 2, 2020 Thursday. The organizing committee gave its gratitude to all the individuals who have extended assistance in the successful organization of the programme.
Manipur Hockey and Secretary (MPCC) vice-president S. Preshyojit Sharma, president of Manipur Proletariat People Democratic Union (MPPDU) N. Meghachandra, Convenor of SWA S. Bijayenti and president of SSUM Soraijam Yaima Meetei attended on the day.