KANGPOKPI, Aug.4: The Kangpokpi Youth Union executes Town Beautification Programme by planting 1000 Gulmohor sapling today at Kangpokpi. Around 200 individual took part in the plantation programme.
Member of Kangpokpi Town Committee, Kangpokpi Women Welfare Organisation, Auto Association, Kangpokpi and Kangpokpi Youth Union participated in the plantation programme.
Plantation of the said sapling starts at Zonal Education Office Complex Kangpokpi via District Council Kangpokpi and proceeds toward NH-2 and ended at ADC, Complex Kangpokpi in the presence of ADC, Kangpokpi H. Rupachandra Singh.
Speaking on the sideline of the town beautification programme, general secretary of Kangpokpi Youth Union Lien Kipgen said that, in view of the town beautification, the KYU took the initiative part in executing plantation of Gulmohor sapling inside the town. Prior to the plantation programme notification were given to all heads of Department (Govt. office in Kangpokpi) for their participation. As expected though some department failed to turn up most of the heads of department took participation in the plantation programme. We are very thankful for their co-operation said Lien.
Lien Kipgen also said that, in view of the town beautification programme, prior to this plantation notification were served to all hotel(s) owner of Kangpokpi to keep the hotel neat and tidy, keep good manner in dealing with customer(s) and use water filter for safety.
He also said that, the KYU is planning to execute more effective town beautification programme in the coming days.
Inf. & Pub. Secretary Mr. Ginna Hangshing informed that, the saplings were donated by Divisional Forest Officer, Kangpokpi. The Auto Association, Kangpokpi also donated two diesel auto for transportation of the sapling to the work site while ADC, Kpi Shri. H.Rupachandra Singh, NYK, Youth Co-ordinator RK. Singh, Mrs. Ngahchong Kipgen, ZEO,Kpi, Horticulture department provided refreshment.
On the other hand, the Kangpokpi Youth Union also wishes the 5 times world women boxing champion MC. Mary Kom, who is also a delegate of London Olympic, 2012 from Manipur a grand success in the game.
In this connection, Lien Kipgen said that, in support of Mary Kom in particular and the London Olympian from India in general, the Youth Union will organized a public gathering at Kangpokpi Bazar on Aug.5 night to watch and cheer Mary Kom in a giant screen.