Imphal: Manipur on Saturday observed 81st Nupi Lan Day 2020 at the Nupi Lan Memorial Complex, Imphal remembering the brave mothers who fought against the mass exploitation and artificial famine triggered by the then mighty British Imperialist.
The state level function which was graced by chief minister N. Biren Singh. It was also attended by deputy chief minister Yumnam Joykumar, Cabinet ministers, MPs, MLAs, chief secretary, DGP, top civil and police officials of the state.
Biren led the gatherings in laying floral tributes to the statue of brave mothers of the state who valiantly fought against the British policies and lost their lives in the agitation.
Biren told reporters that the state had been observing Nupi Lan Numit every year as a remembrance to the courage and spirit shown by the women of the state challenging the then mightiest world power.