January 26, 2018 (DIO Senapati): As celebrated in other district of the State, the 69th Republic Day was celebrated at the Senapati District Mini Stadium ground today. The celebration started with the inspection of the contingents followed by the flag hosting ceremony by the Deputy Commissioner, Shri Athem Muivah. All together 25 different contingents of Manipur Police, NCC, Higher Secondary Schools, High schools, Upper primary schools and a Band party from the All Manipur Band Party Association took part in today’s Republic Day celebration.
Speaking on the occasion Shri Athem Muivah said we need to reflect on the significance of 26th January and of the Constitution which embraces India’s diversity and also upholds Equality, Justice and Liberty and once again pledge our commitment to the nation building process.
In today’s Republic day parade Mt. Everest College, NCC(Girls), Don Bosco Hr.Sec.School (Girls) Maram and Mt. Pisgah College (Girls) bagged the First, Second and the Third positions respectively. As part of today’s function for the first time a Pung Cholom performance was also shown to the public. Four Gates were constructed in which Chief Medical Office and the PWD took the first and the second best gate awards respectively
The celebration was attended by Additional SP of the district and all district level officers and ADC members of the district.