Imphal, Nov 11
First installment of financial assistance provided to journalist Babie Shirin under the Khelen Thokchom Media Fellowship program for the 2nd year by the Chairman of the Trust Thokchom Ongbi Memcha Devi at a simple function held at the residence of late Khelen Thokchom at Tera Loukrakpam Leikai on Sunday.
Babie Shirin will be filing at least 6 stories on the water crisis and its management in the state within 6 months. Financial assistance under the Media Fellowship is Rs. 50,000/- and will be given to her on installment basis. A sum of Rs. 15, 000/- has been handed over to her as first installment.