Glory of India award for MLA Lokeshwor
IMPHAL April 1: Deputy speaker and MLA of Khundrakpam constituency Thokckom Lokeshwor Singh has been awarded the “Glory of India” certificate of excellence for individual excellent performance and out standing contribution for the progress of the nation and world wide.
The award was presented at Bangkok on March 26 by former Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand,H.E. Korn Dabbaransi at the Indo Thai friendship banquet. The award ceremony was organized by India International Friendship Society.
Talking to mediapersons at his Keisampat residence , MLA Lokeshwor expressed that the award has further given an impetus to him for taking up other developmental works in his constituency. He stated that the award rightfully should go to the Chief Minister and other cabinet ministers for their whole hearted support in extending a helping hand and cooperating with the demands of the MLA himself, the Khundrakpam constituency has been lacking behind in the developmental race for the last 45 years or so, he said.
The award was presented to another 484 persons from India for their developmental works in various fields. He further stated that 4 MPs had recommended him for the award. The award carries a certificate and a plaque.