Bishnupur: As a helping hand to the media persons who are working in the front line amidst the Covid-19 lockdown to disseminate the most accurate and precise news to the general public, MLA of Bishnupur A/C Govindas Konthoujam has extended help to the members of All Bishnupur District Working Journalist Union (ABDWJU) on Wednesday.
The MLA extended the help via Bishnupur Block Congress Committee at his Ningthoukhong residence.
15 media persons of Bishnupur District were handed 50 kg rice bag and a sum of Rs. 3000 each.
President of Bishnupur Block Congress Committee Ch. Ibotombi Singh, Chairperson Ningthoukhong Municipal Council L. Ibungo, other Councillors and Pradhan Members of the Constituency also attended in the helping hand occasion for media persons.
Taking part at the occasion, Ch. Ibotimbi said that the helping hand was extended to the media persons as a mark of respect and to honour the roles being played by them being the eyes and ears of the general public.