Bishnupur (DIO): District Administration, Bishnupur organised a Walkathon under the Har Ghar Tiranga Campaign on Thursday to inspire the people of the district to hoist the national flag atop their homes.
Students in large numbers with the tricolor in hand marched from Moirang Multipurpose Higher Secondary School led by Deputy Commissioner Lourembam Bikram. SP Bishnupur N. Herojit Meitei along with other district officials and NYK volunteers also joined the walkathon.
Addressing the gathering at INA Memorial Complex in Moirang, the culmination point of the walkathon, Deputy Commissioner Lourembam Bikram highlighted that Har Ghar Tiranga campaign is to evoke sense of patriotism in the hearts of the people while urging the gathering to hoist the National Flag at their homes from August 13 to 15.
On the other hand, ZEO, Zone IV, Bishnupur also organised painting, slogan writing and quiz competitions for classes VIII to XII as part of the Har Ghar Tiranga campaign in the district. According to ZEO Bishnupur officials, as many as 700 students from 35 schools participated in the competitions.