Imphal, Nov. 16:
The Association of Manipuri Diaspora (AMAND), Pune celebrated Ningol Chakkouba festival at the officer’s Mess, R& DE (Engrs), Vishrantwadi, Pune on Sunday. A press statement of the Association said that the age old festival was organised with firm objective to foster the spirit of unity, harmony and goodwill amongst the Manipuri brothers & sisters living in and around Pune. Around 170 Manipuris attended the festival, said the press statement. Manipuri Football star Gouramani, Jackichand, Gobin and Lalit who are playing for Pune FC in the ensuing Indian Super League (ISL) Football Championship, 2015 also took part in the auspicious occasion.