IMPHAL April 29: Department of Science and technology, Government of Manipur, under the Integrated Rural Energy programme (IREP) organized a function, today, for the distribution of high efficiency LED reading lamps to students of the Government Deaf and Mute School, Takyelpat, Imphal.
The function was presided by Letkhogin Haokip, IAS, commissioner (Social Welfare), Govt. of Manipur, G. Sheityabati devi, director Social Welfare, H.Usharani Devi, headmistress, Govt. Deaf and Mute School, Takyelpat,H. Imocha Singh, IAS commissioner (Sc.& Tech),Govt. Manipur and Uttam C. Laisram, Director (Sc. & Tech), Govt. of Manipur as the chief guest, president and guests of honour respectively.
The lamps were distributed by the dignitaries to the students of the School.
The lamps were procured from M/s Manipur Electronics Development Corporation limited, MANITRON, Takyel and said that each lamp carries one year warranty excluding the batteries. The cost of each unit, inclusive of batteries (3 nos.) is Rs 275 only.