Monday, January 9th, 2017
The Thangmeiband Polo Team won the 12th Women State Polo Tour Championship today. The final match was played between the Thangmeiband Polo Team and K&M Riding Memorial School. After playing 4 chukkers, the Thangmeiband Polo Team score 6 goals while the K&M Riding Memorial School remained nil and claimed the Championship trophy. In the ongoing 33rd Men’s State Polo Tournament organized by the All Manipur Polo Association at Mapal Kangjeibung, the Manipur Police Sport Club team B and X-Polo Club entered quarter final today.
In commemoration with the 7 years devastation, today the United Peoples’ Front observed the 9th January as National Reconsolidation Day 2017. As a part of the observation the UPF along with various civil society organisations paid floral tribute at the Tomb of Maharaj Chinglen Nongdrenkhomba alias Ghambir Singh located at Canchipur, Imphal. Later with a procession was set through Canchipur till Singjamei Hao ground holding the banner embedded –Observation of 183rd Death Anniversary of Iningthou Chinglen Nongdrenkhomba. In a formal function held at Hao ground S. Ratankumar president UPF, RK Ranendrajit Editor,Read More
Imphal, January 9, 2017: The Meitei community today widely celebrated the Emoinu festival worshipping the mother goddess of wealth, peace and prosperity, Emoinu. Emoinu Eratpa ritual is performed at home and in public places on the 12th of the Wakching month in the Manipuri lunar calendar. According to a Meitei myth, goddess Emoinu lands on earth every year on this day and visits each home to shower her blessings. People light candles and decorate with lights at home to welcome the goddess. A well-prepared meal with the main dish ofRead More