Imphal: The 11th Rising Day of Thoubal District Village Defense Force (VDF) was observed at Thoubal District Police Head Quarter on Friday.
SP/Thoubal District Police Dr. S. Ibomcha, SDPO/Yairipok Police Lenshong Haokip and OC/Thoubal Police Station N. Jadumani attended the observance as Chief Guest, President and Guest of Honours respectively.
As part of the observance, VDF personnel of different VDF post in Thoubal District who are keen to their work and best VDF personnel were felicitated by handing over certificates.
Speaking at the observance, SP/Thoubal Dr. S. Ibomcha said that the observance is mainly organised to give an opportunity between the VDF personnel posted at different post of the Thoubal District and Officials of the Thoubal District to introduce themselves and also to share their experiences they have achieved so far after being posted at Thoubal District.
Dr. S. Ibomcha also said that Manipur Government has never thwarted the VDF personnel of the state and have been taking into counts the time to time grievances made by the VDF personnel.
The honorarium of VDF personnel has also been increase, so never fell down hearted, he added.
Dr. S. Ibomcha further said that VDF is also a part of Police and the compensation of Rs. 1 lakh from VDF fund which use to give to the deceased family of a VDF personnel will also be raise to Rs. 1.5 lakh.
Monetary help were also provided to the deceased family of VDF personnel during the observance.