102nd birth anniv of Khelchandra held


By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, May 13 : The Cultural Forum Manipur, BT road, Rupmahal Tank Imphal observed the 102nd birth anniversary of Pandit Ningthoukhongjam Khelchandra Singh at Manipur Hindi Parishad Hall, All Assembly road Imphal today.
The Cultural Forum Manipur Imphal president Professor Huirem Bihari graced the event as the functional president and Associate Professor, Department of Manipuri, MU Dr T Tampha delivered a lecture on Pandit Ningthoukhongjam Khelchandra Singh and Manipuri Culture.
Speaking on the occasion, Huirem Bihari stated that observing the birth anniversary of Pandit Khelchandra as part of the completion of 60 years of establishment of the forum is appreciated by all.
Pandit Ningthoukhongjam Khelchandra, apart from writing  books related to the very history and culture of the State, also paved the path to righteousness for the people, he added. He went on to state that it is the responsibility of the present generation to be aware of Pandit Ningthoukhongjam Khelchandra's contribution and follow his footsteps for the greater good.