Indira Gandhi National Tribal University (IGNTU), Regional Campus Manipur today celebrates the Birth Centenary of Rani Gaidinliu at Manipur Film Development Corporation (MFDC), Auditorium today.
Chief Minister of Manipur Okram Ibobi Singh, who graced the occasion as Chief Guest calls on the people to respect the ideology and principles of Rani Gaidinlui.
“ She is not only the leader and freedom fighter of the north east but also a freedom fighter for the whole Indian nation”, Ibobi said.
He said the nations now have more and more honour and respect to the leader as her sacrifices and the essence of patriotism has been emerging day after another.
“Today’s young generation should learn her determination and sacrifices for the nation and her stand for the sovereignty” Ibobi added.
The Chief Minister also said that the recommendation for erecting of a statue of the great leader inside the High Court premises is not relevant so he appealed the committee to look for some other suitable place to erect the statue. On the occasion, a Souvenir was also released besides screening a documentary film on Rani Gaidinliu called “Dina”
Vice Chancellor of IGNTU Prof. TV. Kattimani and Union Minister of the State for Tribal Affairs Government of India Man Sukbahai Vasava were also grace the function as President and Guest of Honour respectively.