Imphal: Songashim Rungsung, who hails from Ukhrul district of Manipur won the Rubaru Mr India United Continents and also bagged the “Best National Costume” during the contest. Songashim Rungsung hails from Ukhrul district, Manipur.
Tourism director W. Ibohal Singh congratulated the winner. “His win is a testament that the youth of this state are not only talented but hard working and have the willpower to win any competition in any field,” he said.
Songashim Rungsung has finished his masters in social work from St Joseph’s college (Autonomous) Bangalore and is currently a fashion model and a fitness enthusiast. His main aim is to help youngsters of this generation to help themselves and live a very healthy and fit life.
Songashim has been an inspiration to many youth in his community and he also took up the initiative to train and help people during the pandemic period and has transformed more than 100 people, a DIPR press release said.