Imphal: Reports of observation of Patriots’ Day are coming in from different districts organed by the respective district administrations.
In Bishnupur, District Administration observed Patriots’ Day at the Conference Hall of Mini Secretariat Complex, Bishnupur Friday. The function was attended by Deputy Commissioner, Bishnupur Krishna Kumar IAS, Superintendent of Police, Bishnupur Hopson Sapam, ADM Bishnupur, H. Bobby Sharma and other officials of the district by maintaining COVID appropriate behaviour.
Floral tributes were offered at the portraits of Bir Tikendrajit and Thangal General for the supreme sacrifices of Senapati, the 13th August, 2021.
The District Administration, Senapati celebrated the Patriots’ Day Friday at DRDA Conference Hall remembering the immense sacrifices of Bir Tikendrajit and General Thangal who had fought against the British colonial rule.
DC Senapati, Mahesh Chaudhari, IAS, Deputy Commissioner, Senapati stated that the heroic act of Bir Tikendrajit and General Thangal should not be forgotten easily. In remembering of their bravery against the colonial rule, road names and parks have been set up, he added. He said that everyone must also take the pledge in life continuing the ideals and sacrifices made by their forefather..
Mahesh Chaudhari also led the lighting of candles and paying floral tributes to the martyr and followed by the DLO’s present.
The programme was attended by Sub Divisional Officer’s, District Level Officer’s and various Civil Societies organisations maintaining COVID- 19 SOP’s.
In Thoubal, the District Administration, Thoubal observed the Patriot’s Day Friday at the Conference hall of DC Office, Thoubal.
Deputy Commissioner, Rangnamei Rang Peter and the District Level Officials paid floral tribute to the martyrs who laid down their lives for the cause of the motherland.
As a part of the Patriot’s Day observance, the District Administration, Thoubal also organised an activity related to *Catch the Rain* under “Azadi ki Amrit Mahotsav” inside the DC office complex by cleaning the ponds/water bodies.