Imphal: The Manipur Horse Riding and Polo Association, Manipur Equestrian Association and Manipuri Pony Society under the sponsorship of Mangal Foundation organised the “Horse Show of The Best Manipuri Pony Stallion, 2022” at the Manipuri Pony Breeding Farm, Lamphelpat on Wednesday.
Doctors and interns from Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Services, Manipur judged the stallions based on various criteria as per International Conformation and Soundness of Horses. Dr Padam Kumar Singh, Dr. Romi Maibam, Th. Premananda and Seram Ratan Singh conducted the conformation and soundness of the ponies.
Stallion Poirou, owner Th. Kaoba won the Best Manipur Pony Stallion, 2022. Stallion Lamyanba and Stallion Karu of Imphal Riding Club, Uripok won the 2nd Best and the 3rd Best Manipur Pony Stallion, 2022 respectively.
Cash Prize of Rs 8000, Rs 6000 and Rs 4000 will be awarded to the Best, 2nd Best and 3rd Best Pony of the Horse Show of the Best Manipuri Pony Stallion, 2022 respectively. The prizes will be distributed tomorrow, the 17th March, 2022 at the closing function of the 1st State Women’s Polo Tournament, 2022 at Manipuri Pony Breeding Farm, Lamphelpat.
Dr. Ksh. Chourjit Singh, Hony. President, Manipuri Pony Society, H. Deleep Singh IAS (Retd.), Hony. President, MHRPA and Dr. Th. Chaa Mangilal hony. secretary general, MHRPA were also present during the function.