Saturday, February 17th, 2018


Education Minister inspect schools

Imphal, 17 February 2017 (DIPR) : Education Minister Shri Thokchom Radheshyam said primary and upper primary schools with special emphasis on schools located at economically backward and remote areas of the state are being assessed in terms of the infrastructure conditions. Following the ongoing assessment work, constructions and infrastructure development works in some schools have begun with the completion of the first part assessment. The Ministerial team inspected three schools at Upper Primary School Khellakhong Khongjin, Wabagai, Uchiwa Nastao Upper Primary School and the Mayang Imphal Thana Leirensana Junior High School,Read More

Comes Lamta, time to drive evils

Pothashang News Service : Imphal, February 17, 2018: Manipur Meitei community, the major indigenous group in the state today observes Lamta Thangja, the first Thangja (Saturday) of Lamta (last month of the year in the Meitei Lunar calendar) with rituals and offerings to drive away the evil spirits so that the New Year begins in Sajibu (first month) in peace. The Day is observed with the Saroi Khangba rituals led by Meieti priest and priestess participated by the women folk of the locality. The Saroi Khangba is performed at theRead More

Shyamkumar attends Hunphun Luira Phanit 2018

UKHRUL, FEBRUARY 17, 2018 (DIPR) : Shri Thounaojam Shyamkumar, Minister of Horticulture & Soil Conservation and Forest & Environment, attended the second day of the ‘Luira Phanit’ celebrated under the theme ‘Luithot Yameisa’ at the Mission Ground Alungthang, Hunphun town, Ukhrul today. Speaking as the chief guest of the function, Minister Th. Shyamkumar appreciated the organisers for celebrating the festival with pomp and gaiety, preserving the age old traditional culture of the community. He said the festival will further strengthen the bond of the people through participation in various eventsRead More

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