By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jun 29: In observance of the 19th Foundation Day of the Manipur Peace and Integrity (MAPI) which is celebrated on July 1, a tree plantation programme was held at the foothills of Kongba Maru Laiphamlen where saplings of fruit bearing trees were planted by the team.
The programme was led by MAPI president Nongthombam Bimol, Nongpok Leingak Apunba Nupi Lup president Y Memma and Kongba Maru Laiphamlen Apunba Semgat Lup president Luwangcha Arambam Ningthemja.
Speaking on the occasion, Nongthombam Bimol stated that Kongba Maru Laiphamlen was specifically chosen as the venue for the tree plantation programme, in order to help restore the environment of this hill.
People also seem to be more united now because of the pandemic, he said and added that this act should continue even after the pandemic, so as to overcone all problems together.