IMPHAL: Social welfare department hosted a felicitation programme for the students of Deaf and Mute School and Ideal Blind School, Takyel who had passed the HSLCE on Wednesday. Padichunvou Newmai of Ideal Blind School was awarded the Nirmalkumar Memorial Award, 2020 (board award).
The social welfare director Ng Uttam Singh was the chief guest of the function, deputy director Dilipkumar Singh was the president and child welfare officer L. Daneshwar, headmaster of Ideal Blind School N. Lolit, and Headmistress of Deaf and Mute School N. Kalpana were the guests of honour at the programme.
Ng Uttam said that the taste of true success comes after facing both failure and success in every activity of human beings and also failure brings out the spirit of putting more efforts and struggles to achieve success.
He consoled the failed students with words of encouragement urging them not to slide down but to move forward by overcoming the failure in the coming future in order to help build a better society and future in the state.