THOUBAL | Dec 6
United Chingtam Associaton (UCTA) Heirok have organised the 8th Chingtam Ningol Chakouba at the community hall, Leitan Makhong under Heirok Part II.
The event, which is annually held by UCTA, was organised in association with Chingdompok Ideal Top Youth Club (City Club) Heirok, Apunba Nupi Angang Semgatpa Lup, Heirok, and Social and Youth Progressive Association (SAYPO).
Organisation secretary, UCTA Heirok Ningthoujam Gopen Meitei said the occasion was held mainly for the purpose of bringing together the people of the hills and the valley. This was organised for the eighth time. In the Ningol Chakouba held today and during last year, it is very pleasing to see the ningols coming from the villages located at Chandel district which lie as neighbours to Heirok. The occasion will be held every year, he added.
The day was attended by pradhan, Hierok part I, gram panchayat, L. Yamba, pradhan, part II, gram panchayat, Th. Bhanumati, vice president, NIPCO, Rishikanta Yumnam, advisor, UCTA, Thoidingjam Manihar etc.
The ningols who took part in the day were presented with modest gifts.