Imphal, Mar 5:
A one-day ‘Knowledge Competition’ on Quiz, Poster making, Painting and Slogan writing was organised by the Kholep Youth Club in collaboration with Nehru Yuva Kendra(NYK), Kangpokpi under the theme “Catch the Rain”where it falls,when it falls, a project initiated by National Water Mission, Ministry of Jal Shakti, Department of Water Resources, RD & GR, Government of India on 5th of March, 2023 at Kholep Village, Kangpokpi District, Manipur.
The programme began with a keynote address from Thangkhanlen Haokip, General Secretary,Kholep Youth Club and National Youth Volunteer (NYV) after which competition on various items were held. Youngsters and students from varying group of ages participated in the said competitions with great enthusiasm.
Paokhotinchon Haokip (Class-XII) bagged the first position in Poster writing, Chinneihoi Haokip (Class-X) and Nengchamkim Haokip (Class-X) in Quiz competition and Lamneithem Haokip (Class-X) and Lhingmonkim Haokip (Class-VI) in Painting competition.
“ Water preserve today is nature reserve for tomorrow “, writes Thangminlun Haokip, a 3rd Year student in Agriculture who secured the 1st position in Slogan writing competition.
Towards the end of the programme, ‘ the water pledge’ was made by all the participants, public and executives of Kholep Youth Club. The programme concluded with a concluding remark from Lunginhao Haokip, Secretary of Education and Statistics, Kholep Youth Club.
Ginbiakmuan Tombing, District Youth Officer, NYK Kangpokpi also witnessed the programme as one of resource persons in the said competition.