Guv distributes certificates, water storage tanks

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jul 13 : A certificate distribution function for the three days computer workshop organised by Upanagar Shikshan Mandal Vidyanidhi Mumbai for students and teachers, was held at Raj Bhawan today.
Sawaswat Bank Mumabi in collaboration with Department of Education (S), GoM sponsored the workshop.
Certificates were distributed to students and teachers from Ukhrul, Imphal East, Imphal West and Churachandpur districts, who participated in the workshop.
Governor PB Acharya distributed five water storage tanks during the function. Earlier on June 29, water storage tanks, sponsored by the Governor, along with 38 storage tanks (1000 litres each) donated by Chairman & Managing Director, Babina group of Companies Dr Th Dhabali were distributed on June 29.
He also distributed library books to Sainik school Pangei and Kalyan Ashram, Imphal East and announced that more Government schools will be provided with library books.
The Governor, while speaking on the occasion, emphasized on the advantage of gaining new knowledge apart from the bookish information. He added that one can learn so much from the internet in this modern era.
The youth needs to empower their knowledge, the Governor said while urging all to promote and safeguard one's own mother tongue as it is the identify of a person.
Considering the inadequate rainfall as a result of the climate change, the Governor urged all to practice rain water harvesting and adopt the habit of conserving water for future use.