Imphal, April 24: The Representatives of Federation of Government College Teachers’ Associations, Manipur (FEGOCTA) met Chief Minister, Okram Ibobi Singh at 3 pm yesterday and handed over a bank draft of Rs. 4. 235 Lakhs as fund for immediate relief to the present crisis. Education Minister, Dr. Kh. Ratankumar Singh was also present on the occasion. The amount was donated by 235 Government College Teachers from 18 Government Colleges .
“It is small gesture on the part of the government college teachers to help in the construction/repairing of damages due to natural calamities of earthquake etc in the state” said a statement of FEGOCTA.
The statement added that the Chief Minister and FEGOCTA team had useful exchange of ideas on some of the social issues facing Manipur. FEGOCTA extended its heartfelt gratitude to the Chief Minister for giving insight to some of the issues facing the state.
A statement issued by the General secy. FEGOCTA said that receipts for the donation will be issued by CM’s Secretariat to 235 college teachers whose list was also submitted. FEGOCTA appreciates the government college teachers who have contributed to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund.
“It is a part of FEGOCTA’s social responsibility initiative. It will continue to contribute to social cause and issues affecting the people of Manipur”, the statement added.