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4th Rongmei Freshers’ Meet cum Cultural Day 2023 Delhi-NCR Successfully held

by Konthoujam Gita
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4th Rongmei Freshers’ Meet cum Cultural Day 2023 Delhi-NCR Successfully held

The 4th Rongmei Freshers’ Meet cum Cultural Day 2023 Delhi-NCR, organized by the Rongmei Phwam Delhi (RPD), in collaboration with the Rongmei Chamnac Phwam Delhi (RCPD) and Ruangmei Charitable Society (RCS), has concluded in an exultant celebration of Rongmei heritage and exceptional accomplishments. The event was held on October 14, 2023, at the Daulat Ram College Auditorium (Sadbhavna Bhawan), Delhi University, North Campus, Delhi, under the theme “Building True Leadership with Integrity and Patriotism.” Mr. G. Gaingam, Adviser, Rongmei Naga People’s Organization, had graced the event as the Resource Person and the event was successfully organized with Rev. Dr. Kamthui Panmei (Adviser, RPD) as the Program Convener, and Namkandai Gonmei as the Program Secretary. It was a day that united the Rongmei community especially for the Rongmei people living in Delhi and National Capital Region (NCR) to come together and to honor the rich cultural legacy and extend a warm welcome to newcomers in the city.
This day-long event was a gathering of the Rongmei community, kicking off with a noon luncheon from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, followed by a captivating program that extended until 8:00 pm. The event hosts, Lungchuipou Panmei and Kabichungliu Kamei, guided the audience through two captivating sessions.
The event commenced with the stirring Rongmei Anthem. A heartfelt opening prayer was led by Luh Ninguang Kamei, Pastor of Rehoboth Church Delhi, and the Mailapmei, a traditional fire-making ceremony, was performed by Ringamlung Panmei and Pouning Panmei. The stage came alive with the enchanting Rongmei Cultural Dance performed by the Rongmei Women Cultural Dance Troupe Delhi (RWCDTD). Levi Thaimei, Chairman of RPD, delivered a warm welcome speech, followed by the introduction of freshers, gift presentations, and a blessing prayer for the freshers, led by Rev. Thomas Kahmei, Pastor of Community Bible Church Delhi (CBCD). J. Francis Kamei [Assistant Professor, Satyawati College (Eve.), DU] delivered a motivating speech on behalf of the senior members, and the event was further enhanced by a special song performed by Namdisin Kamei, a renowned Singer/Songwriter/Composer.
The Resource Person, G. Gaingam, Advisor of RNPO, delivered an insightful speech on “Building True Leadership with Integrity and Patriotism,” emphasizing the importance of vision, commitment, dedication, and sacrifice in leadership. The first session concluded with a special song from Namdisin Kamei.
After a 15-minute interlude, the second session featured captivating performances by Namdisin Kamei and a mesmerizing Rongmei Cultural Show, highlighting the rich traditions and attires of the Rongmei people. The event was further enriched by the participation of a Cultural dance troupe from Burari Rongmei Kids, who delighted the audience with their renditions of traditional Rongmei songs and dances.
The event witnessed the meticulous selection of Mr. and Miss Freshers through a panel of esteemed judges. This panel included individuals of exceptional merit and expertise: Gaisangliu Gonmei (Senior Chief Cabin Crew at Alliance Air), Peichun Gangmei (President of RCPD), Ms. Duanthaoliu Panmei (Assistant Professor at Jesus and Mary College, Delhi University), Sinchuilung Gangmei (Assistant Professor at Motilal Nehru College, Delhi University), Rebecca Remmei (Proprietor of Remmei Hair & Beauty).
This panel meticulously assessed the candidates, culminating in the selection of the top six finalists. In a spirited competition, Khuanjangam Rongmei was honored with the title of Freshers, while Luanghiam Ruangmei was crowned Freshers of the 4th Rongmei Freshers Meet cum Cultural Day 2023 in Delhi-NCR.
Adding to the significance of this recognition, Athengpou Gangmei, Executive Engineer at the Border Roads Organization (BRO), generously sponsored the cash prizes for Mr. and Ms. Freshers. His steadfast commitment to supporting this event has indeed made a meaningful impact.
The Rongmei Achievers Award Delhi NCR Committee for the year 2023 marked a momentous occasion by bestowing a range of prestigious awards across various categories. These accolades recognized exceptional accomplishments in the fields of social work, competitive exams, academic excellence, entrepreneurship, music, and the esteemed Rani Gaidinliu Award. The committee responsible for this honorable task included distinguished individuals: Rev. Dr. Kadimna Gangmei (Adviser, RPD), Levi Thaimei (Chairman, RPD), and Rev. Thomas Kahmei (Executive Member, RPD & Advisor, RCPD).
Notably, Dr. Jailoungam Gonmei, a Consultant in Radiology at Alshifa Multispeciality Hospital, Okhla, New Delhi, generously sponsored the cash prizes for the Rongmei Achievers Award 2023. His unwavering commitment to bolstering the event through this sponsorship has undeniably left a significant and lasting impact.

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