Imphal: Manipur governor La. Ganesan led the people to pay tribute to Freedom Fighter Rani Gaidinliu on her 107th Birth Anniversary on Wednesday.
In the main function held at Rani Gaidinliu Park at Mantripukhri in Imphal, the governor laid wreath to the statue of Rani Gaidinliu and paid floral tribute to the freedom fighter.
Later, talking to the members of Kabui Mother’s Association (KAMA), Ganesan said, he has come to the park not only as governor of Manipur but also as a devotee of Rani Gaidinliu.
He said, Rani Gaidinliu fought against the mighty British rule not only for Manipur but also for the nation as a whole. She had been an inspiration to many Indians who fought for independence during the British rule, he added.
Ganesan appealed to follow the footprints of Rani Gaidinliu and also to nurture the rich cultural values. He also assured to extend all possible help for the development of the park too.
Rani Gaidinliu Park was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 16, 2018.