Books released at seperate events


By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Oct 5 : Apunbagi Paangal, a poetry and short story book written by Khundongbam Joymati was released at Manipur Press Club, Majorkhul today.
Manipur State Commission for Women (MSCW) member S Neelima, Padma Shri awardee Laishram Nabakishor and former Deputy Secretary, GoM W Chandrakumar attended the function as dignitaries.
Speaking on the occasion, S Neelima said that Apunbagi Paangal entails content which will be helpful to readers in bringing a progressive society.
Nabakishor underlined the role played by authors and writers.
On the other and, a book titled Wari, an English edition of a compilation of Manipur's short stories, was released at Anand Continental Hotel today. Linthoi Chanu collected short stories of Manipur, translated them into English and compiled them into one book.
The book releasing function was attended by retd IAS Dr RK Nimai, CC Higher Secondary School retd lecturer Arambam Memchoubi and Chitra Ahanthem.