Imphal, July 4,
Just 6 months after launching free range poultry, duck projects and their production house and loin loom weaving project, CAF & PD, Revenue Minister Karam Shyam inaugurates RO(Reverse Osmosis) Water Supply project today at Langei Village, Nongpok Sanjenbam under Lamlai A/C intended with the purpose to provide hygienic water to the community.
Langei international website created by Digital Manipur was also launched at the function.
The ceremony was attended by Shri Ksh. Biren Singh, Hon’ble MLA,Lamlai A/C; Telem Arunkumar, Managing Director, Langei & Sanasam Jacky,Chairman, Lamjingba Group as the Guests of Honour and T Mangi Singh, Secy, Sanjenbam Khunou Village Committee as the President .
Appreciating Telem Arunkumar who is the brainchild behind the various projects at Langei Model Village, Minister Karam Shyam lauded him for his remarkable activities and unending efforts in serving the society at the grassroots level.
He also said that Arunkumar is the real son of the soil of Manipur whose works are of immense economic value and humanitarian service to the community.
The people of Nongpok Sanjenbam community should feel a sense of pride in the socio-economic activities taken up by him that shows his motivative, innovative & educative mindset and moral, honest task of real value needed in cultivating human civilization, he also said.
Recalling his struggle days when he won election by just a mere Rs. 5000-6000, Minister Karam Shyam said that strong will, hard work and ability to convince the public pushed him to reach the stage that he is today and he can strongly feel the odds that Arun must have faced and overcome to achieve the present status of Langei model village.
A top Government official who fails to render human service and welfare for the society is not accountable to the post he is holding, he expressed.
He also encouraged Sanasam Jacky’s ongoing project of supplying raw water to the village and his vision and plan to construct eco-toilets and houses in future.
Langei is a leading village of Manipur and financial assistance will be provided from the Government’s side, the Minister assured.
MLA Ksh. Biren said that there is scope in future for Langei village becoming a tourism spot taking into consideration the developmental activities and projects undertaken to provide employment to women and the youths. There is also prospect for entrepreneurial ventures and sports in future, he also said.
Telem Arunkumar said that there is CCTV camera & public address system to control crime within the Langei village campus and a culture for cleanliness apart from providing a source of income and daily livelihood sustenance to the community.
Sports Academy, Security CCTV, Dark Free Village & Electrification, Social Hygiene & Village Beautification are some of the ongoing projects at Langei Village
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