Thang Ta players felicitated
JIRIBAM, Feb 22: Huidrom Premkumar, president of World Thang Ta Federation and the participants of 31st State Thang Ta Championship were felicitated by Jiribam District Thang Ta Association yesterday at an event held at Samupunbi Community Hall, Jiribam.
The event was attended by SP of Jiribam District Police Moirangthem Mubi Singh MPS, social worker Nameirakpam Budhachandra, technical director of Thang Ta Federation of India Th Priyokumar and general secretary of Huiyen Lalong Thang Ta Association Manipur Heikrujam Babu as the presidium members.
As a part of the event, a cultural show was presented and various tactics of Thanga Ta were showcased.
Addressing the gathering, M Mubi said that Thanga Ta art form is gaining popularity across the globe due to its unique self defence tactics.
He continued that women should learn this art form which will help to protect themselves from any form of threat.
H Premkumar sought the attention of the Government and the authorities concerned to motivate the Thang Ta players and provide them suitable jobs.