Angom Porom Singh commemorated

By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Jan 3: The spiritual rebirth anniversary of Angom Porom Singh was held today at Manipur State Film Development Society (MSFDS) organised by Meetei Christian Churches Council Manipur (MCCCM).
Angom Porom Singh is believed to be the first Meetei/Meitei in the State who embraced Christianity.
The ceremony was graced by MCCCM president Reverend Mutum Ranjit Singh; All Manipur Christian Organization (AMCO) president Reverend L Simon Raomai; public orator Dr Dhanabir Laishram; International Peace and Social Advancement (IPSA) vice president Khuraijam Athouba and Kuki Students’ Organization (KSO), General Headquarters Paokam Haokip as the presidium members.
Dr Mutum Roshni Devi attended the programme as the moderator while Surjit Singh Thokchom, Meetei Church, Shillong Chairman  as the speaker.
Speaking at the occasion, Reverend Mutum Ranjit Singh said that today's programme is being held to commemorate the spiritual rebirth of Angom Porom Singh who is believed to be the first Meetei/Meitei who embraced Christianity.
He also lauded the dedicated and sincere efforts of Angom Porom Singh in spreading Christianity by following the path of truth laid by Lord Jesus Christ.
He further prayed for peace and harmony among the different communities in the State.