Imphal: A one-day Integrated Communication and Outreach Programme on Systematic Voters Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) was organised at Nambol Awang Leikai, Bishnupur District by the Regional Outreach Bureau, Imphal, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India Sunday.
Konsam Gouramohon Singh, President Nambol Awang Leikai club presided the event.
Dr. Aribam Ibomcha Sharma, Head of Office, Regional Outreach Bureau, Imphal, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India explained about the Informed Choice and Ethical Voting to the audience which consists mainly of new and first-time voters.
Speaking as a resource person, SDO/BDO, Nambol, Khumukcham Renuka, talked about the inclusive and accessible election, Know Your Candidates App. The resource person also conducted a quiz contest and prizes along with certificates were distributed.
Private Registered Troupe(PRT) of ROB, Imphal, M/s Nokphade and its renowned artistes namely Thokchom Joseph, Laishram Rangilal, Keisham Kuber, Kanta Yambem and Govindas amongst others played a drama based on election. The drama laced with humour tried to send across a message to the voters not to be influenced by freebies.
H. Monita Devi, BLO, Yumnam Suniti Devi, BLO, Shri Arunjit Singh and other local opinion leaders attended the event, as pera press note from Programme-in-charge Thokchom Anthony.