Imphal: Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren inaugurated the UNACCO School located at Chanung, which is a fully residential co-educational school.
Speaking on the occasion, N. Biren Singh mentioned the importance of education in the development of a society and added that education had made it possible for our state to compete with others. Mentioning Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s mantra of Nation First, he said the education we acquired should be used for the betterment of our nation and added that there would be no meaning to education if it were used for the destruction of our society.
The Chief Minister continued that education is very comprehensive and includes acquiring all knowledge that is useful for living a meaningful life. He maintained that Manipur has achieved a new level of quality, commitment, and professionalism in its working style. He stressed that the involvement of the private sector is important for the development of the state, and the state government has taken up different development projects in coordination with private players.
He also appreciated the team at UNACCO for coming up with a residential school of international standard. Stating that Manipur has made tremendous development, he gave credit to the people of the state for this.
The Chief Minister further announced that the State Government would try to come up with the All Manipur Entrepreneurs Award next year.
Administrators, entrepreneurs, officials of UNACCO School, and students also attended the program, among others.
Works Minister Govindas Konthoujam, Public Health Engineering Minister L. Susindro Meitei, Manipur Handloom and Handicrafts Development Corporation Ltd chairman MLA Kh Ibomcha, MLA Khundrakpam AC Th. Lokeshwar, CMD, NEDFi PVSLN Murty also attended the inauguration programme.