Manipur Governor La Ganesan on Thursday visited Kumbi in Moirang subdivision of Bishnupur district and interacted with MLAs, DLOs, CSOs, local clubs and people. He took note of the grievances and problems raised by the people there and assured to extend all possible help.
"Most of the issues raised by the people are genuine and therefore it has to be addressed in a time-bound manner," he said at the interaction programme held at Kumbi Kangjeibung.
Issues pertaining to connectivity, healthcare, education and irrigation are the basic issues which have to be addressed as soon as possible and that he’ll ask the concerned officials to take appropriate steps for the welfare of the people.
The governor also stated that due to prompt action of the state government and with the support of people, Covid-19 pandemic is almost under control and called on the general public to get vaccinated.
He also appealed for conducting a survey in Bishnupur district to find out TB patients and report to the concerned department so as to enable them to carry out remedial measures.
Expressing concerns over the increasing number of drug users among the youth in the State, the Governor called for collective efforts of the people to stop the menace.
He continued that a G20 meeting is going to be held in Bishnupur district for which everyone should feel proud. After a few years, Bishnupur district particularly the Loktak Lake will be one of the most popular tourist hubs of the state for which unstinted support from the public is quite indispensable, he added.
Kumbi MLA S Premchandra Singh; Oinam MLA I Nalini; Thanga MLA T Robindro; M Asnikumar, chairman LDA and former MLA S Bira attended the interaction programme. Deputy Commissioner, Bishnupur L Bikram, SP Bishnupur, district level officers, students and people from adjoining areas of Kumbi also attended the programme.