From Our Correspondent
Silchar, May 7: A newly constructed Meira Paibi office ‘Meira Shanglen’ was iugurated in Madurgram near Mahasadak recently by Dr. Kh Ratankumar, Minister of Works and Transport, Manipur. Other dignitaries also present on the occasion were Kabindra Purkayastha, former MP, R K Ranendrajit, editor, Freedom, Okram Churamoni Singha, former Principal, G C College, Ima Th (O) Ramani, secretary general, All Manipur Women’s Social Reformation and Development Samaj (NUPI SAMAJ) and S Jayanti Devi, president, All Assam Manipuri Women Meira Paibi Co-Ordition Committee (AAMWMPCOC).
The programme began with the iuguration of Meira Shanglen which was followed by the welcome address of Th Prova Rani, joint secretary of AAMWMPCOC. The distinguished guests spoke about the importance of the AAMWMPCOC regarding women’s emancipation in the valley. The keynote address was given by A Lily Singha, general secretary of the Committee. Kh Ratankumar and Kabindra Purkayastha doted Rs.5 lakhs respectively for the development of AAMWMPCOC. Vote of thanks was delivered by Ima Sathoi, vice president of the Committee.