Imphal, Aug 13,
Patriots Day observation was also held in commemoration of Thangal General & Charai Thangal at Ecological Park, Mayangkhang. The UNC, Southern Nagalim & Thangal Union organise the programme. On the occasion fitting floral tribute was paid to the, martyrs who fought the Mighty British Empire.
BJP Sagolband Mandal also celebrated patriots day today morning at Sagolband Takhel leikai office of the Mandal with BJP leaders from state and Mandal along with BJP candidate Dr Khwairakpam Loken Singh. Floral tribute was paid to patriots followed by a speech from Dr Kh Loken about the importance of celebrating patriots day.
BJP, Yaiskul Mandal also observed Patriots day today afternoon at the residence of local MLA Thokchom Satyabrata Singh, Brahmapur Bheigabati Leikai. Members of Mandal office bearers, elder and representatives of BJP Manipur Pradesh attended the observance. Laimayum Bashanta Sharma, former State BJP, Secretary and Media Advisor to Chief Minister of Manipur delivered the key note of the observance.
BJP Khangabok Mandal also observed the Day at Khangabok.
Local clubs and civil society bodies also observed the day by organising patriotic painting and song competition at their respective places.
RSS Imphal also observed the day at its office at Nagamapal . Fitting floral tribute were paid to the martys on the occasion.
District Administration Thoubal also observed the day at DC Office Complex Thoubal. Deputy Commissioner Rojita along with the staffs of DC office paid floral tribute to the portraits of Thangal General and Bir Tikendrajit.
At Kangpokpi and other district head quarters too Patriots Day was observed by paying floral tributes to the martyrs of the 1891 Anglo Manipuri war.