from John K. Kaping
UKHRUL Dec. 23: Ukhrul denizens bid a tearful adiu to the departed soul of Lt. Mr. Ngahanyui Peter Chiphang (IPS), Manipur state Director General of Police (DGP) Official on Special Duty (OSD) Home at his last funeral service held at Ukhrul (Hunphun) Awontang a birth place home of the Highest rank Police Officer who breathed his last breathe on 21st December last at 6:40 am at his Official residence Imphal Mantri-Pukhari following aprolonged illness.
Thousands of people including the Tangkhul Frontal Organizational representatives like Tangkhul Naga Long (TNL), Tangkhul Katamnao Saklong (TKS), Tangkhul Students` Organization, All Naga Students` Union Manipur (ANSAM), Tangkhul Naga Wungnao Long (TNWL) Tangkhul Chiefs` Association, Ukhrul District Sports Association (UDSA), Hunphun Katamnao Long,HKL( Ukhrul Students` Union), Hunphun Shanao Long,HSL (Hunphun Women`s League), Tangkhul Employee and Professinal Association and many more others condoled the untimely demise of the Late C. Peter and marked the day the most sorrowful day as the lost soul of the High rank Officer created a wide vaccumn in the Society of the people especially a great lost for the community of the Tangkhul Naga Society.
Late Peter Ngahanyui Chiphang S/O C.Paul Yuishi of Ukhrul Awontang was born on 12th Feb. 1952, he was the first Manipur Naga 1975 IPS Cadre who was appointed as a SDPO Chandel in 1978-79, took SP of Tamenglong in 1980-81, CO 1st Manipur Riffles during 1981`-82, AIGP (Ops) in 1982, CO 2nd Bn MR from 1983-84, SP CID (CB) in 1984, Special Official Intelligence from 1984-85, as CO Home gaurd in 1985-86, SP Bishnupur in1986, SP. CMTW from 1986-87. Dy. Residential Commissioner, Delhi from 1987-89, DIGP(training) 1990. DIGP (Adm) from 1994, IGP from 1995–96, he was holding as Managing Director MPHC in 1993 DIGP (Adm) in1994, IGP9Adm from 1995-96, Additional DGP from 17thh-9-98 till his last breathe, he was also the Chief Security Commissiner RPF Guwahati on deputation.
The first son of the late Police Officer Mr. C.Worchuiyo Arthur IAS, the Deputy Commissioner of Tamenglong expressed deep gratitudes an appreciation towards the helping hands laid down by the various Social Organizations` leaders, representatives and Ukhrul people sharing the grieve and sorrows at the saddest moment of the family. The body of the demised Police Officer was burried at the Ukhrul Catholic Cemetry with the last funeral Service administered by the Mary Help of Christian Parish`s Father Dr. Linus to have the departed soul rest in peace for heavenly abode.