Monday, August 13th, 2018

 

Manipur observes Patriots’ Day

Pothashang News Service: Imphal, August 13: Manipur today observed Patriots’ Day paying homage to the patriots who sacrificed their lives in the Anglo-Manipur War, 1981. The day is observed every year on this day the British hanged Bir Tikendrajit and General Thangal at the site of the Bir Tikendrajit Park. Three other freedom fighters, Kajao, Niranjan Subedar and Chirai Naga, were also hanged to death on different dates at the then Central Jail here. The main function was held at Bir Tikendrajit Park, where Bir Tikendrajit and Thangal General were hung to deathRead More


Manipur history retold on water canvas

Imphal, August 13, 2018 : In a first of its kind in North East India, The Tourism Department, Government of Manipur, raised the curtain of Kangla Light and Sound Show today, the 13th August, 2018 on Patriot’s Day. The event was a part of the Development of North East Circuit: Imphal & Khongjom Project under Swadesh Darshan Scheme. The 30 minutes Light and Sound Show at Kangla was staged at the inner moat of Kangla on the North of Ibudhou Pakhangba shrine. The show is aimed to let the tourists knowRead More


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