Imphal, April 20,
Statue of Late Khelen Thochom, a renowned journalist and former Special Correspondent of the Telegraph, was unveiled today at his Sagolband Tera Tongbram Leikai, Imphal West on occasion of his Phiroi (1st Death Anniversary according to Meitei lunar Calendar). Irengbam Arun, Advisor of the Khelen Thokchom Trust, other members including President of the Trust Robert Sapam and wife of the late Journalist Thockchom Ongbi Memcha Devi among others paid floral tribute to the statue of Khelen Thochom.
Rinku Khumukcham, Editor of Imphal Times has more than 15+ years in the field of Journalism. A seasoned editor, was a former editor of ISTV News. He resides in Keishamthong Elangbam Leikai, with his wife and parents.