IMPHAL, June 10: The 11th death anniversary of Arambam Samarendra was widely observed today throught the state today. Report about the observation is also coming from Assam.
The main observation was held at the Arambam Samarendra memorial complex at Khurai Nandeibam Leikai where a life size statue of the Manipuri poet also stands.
People in large number paid rich floral tribute to the statue of Arambam Samarendra.
While speaking to media person A Lokendro, social worker said observation is being held today in the state widely and also in different parts of Assam including at Cachar and Hojai.
He further said observation of 11th death anniversary of Arambam Samarendra at JN Dance Academy Hall also have the well known columnist MS Pravakarant of the national daily ‘The Hindu’ giving speech in connection with the observance.
Under the theme ‘Chinzakta Meepal Tangdaba’ the all Manipur Progressive Farmers’ Association also observed the day today at its office located at Keishampat junction.
During the observation, dignitaries like Huidrom Sarat Singh retired lecturer of DM college, Co-ordinator AMPA, Thoiba Konthoujam and president Man Leaque Manipur, Nongleima Haobam spoke about the dream of late Arambam Samarendro for the state farmers.
The patriotic Reseach Forum, Keishampat also observed the day and in this connection a Play was presented.