Serving poor and needy people is the greatest religion : CM


Imphal, Oct 8 (DIPR): Chief Minister N Biren Singh has stated that the greatest religion is to serve the poor, needy and helpless people.
This was stated by him at the 36th Anniversary Celebration of Yaibilen Children Home, at Keibi Sanapat Imphal East district today, the Chief Minister said that when the poor and helpless people are uplifted then the society will be developed.
Mentioning that the objective of the present Government is to serve the people of the State, Biren narrated that the Government has initiated various schemes for the welfare of the people.
Stating that there will be peace when the State has a healthy economy, the Chief Minister maintained that in the last two and half years, peace has prevailed in the State with the support of the people.
He stated that the people of the State are filled with enormous talents and innovative ideas that they can easily compete with the outside world.
On the other hand, condemning the unwanted mob violence at Kha Potsangbam, Bishnupur district, the Chief Minister stated that such incident was not only barbaric but also inhuman.
He appreciated those who are associated with the Yaibilen Children Home for their selfless sacrifice, dedication and commitment to nurture the children and said that the Government will look after the proposal for providing grant-in-aid to Yaibilen Children Home.
Minister for CAF&PD Karam Shyam, Medical Superintendent JNIMS Dr Ningombam Jitendra, Retired Chief Engineer Thangjam Joykumar, Executive members of Yaibilen and others attended the function.