Role of women in societal issues highlighted


By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jan 3: The 32nd 'Nupi gi Phidam Phirepnaba Numit' was held today at Leimakon Women's Abode complex at Achanbingei organised by Leimarol Lamjingkon (Leimakon).
With an aim to inculcate the values and traditions which every women should follow so as to strive for a progressive and developed society, 'Nupi gi Phidham Phirepnaba Numit' is being held on the auspicious occasion of Ema Emoinu Eratpa  Numit which falls on the 12th day of Wakching month of Manipuri lunar calendar, said a press release by Leimakon.
The programme was attended by Khundrakpam Indu Leima, Nupi Samaj Advisor; Yambem Momon Leima, Chingmi Tammi president; Lourembam Indubala, Koirengei Bazar Nupi Marup president; Phanjoubam Tampakleima and MC Rita of Leimakon and Ima Thokchom Ramani Leimai, Nupi Samaj president as the presidium members.
The speakers of the programme spoke in length about the  role of women in overcoming the numerous societal challenges.
The attendees also pledged to fight collectively against any societal evils and to strive for a developed and self-reliant society.