Thoubal, Feb 20:
The 18th Raising Day of Universal Friendship Organisation(UFO) East Manipur Bn. H/Q No. IV Thoubal Kshetrileikai was celebrated today at Kshetri Leikai, Thoubal district.
The celebration, which was held on the theme “Universal Love and Peace” began with the hoisting of UFO flag at the premises of UFO Thoubal Kshetri Leikai by the Chief Guest followed by paying of floral tributes and respect to the late members of UFO. Scores of UFO members from different parts of Manipur attended the celebration.
Shedding light on the underlying theme of holding the function, Commander Naokhomba shared that altogether 227 Satjal Academy had been opened and raised 38 Battalion so far in Kangleipak adding that Satjal Academy believes in peaceful co-existence and respect other culture and religion.
He further said that Kangleipak used to be an independent nation having her own scripts, religion, culture, rule of law, and self-sufficient kingdom for a long period of time and added that the episode of Puya Meithaba some 200 years back was the most unfortunate incident happened in the history of Kangleipak.
The function was also attended by Social Worker Leitanthem Basanta, All Manipur Nupi Samaj Imphal President Thokchom Ramani Leima, Social Worker Laishram Domen and Register Officer of Manipur Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board I. Subhashchandra as Presidium Members.