Imphal, May 30:
Staffs of Imphal Times condole the demise of Sagolsem Hemanta who had succumbed to Covid-19. Sagolsem Hemant was the Editor of Eikhoigi Panthung, monthly journal and had written and translated many books. His travelogue “Khengjoi Chingshan” which has also been translated in English was among the best seller book he had written. He had also translated the “Land of Jade” after taking prior permission from the author of the book Bertil Lintner.
He had served as the President of the All Manipur Working Journalist Union (AMWJU) and had taken up various programme for the welfare of the journalists’ fraternity.