Kholep villagers get training on 'Clean Village-Green Village'
The clean village programme was organised by Nehru Yuva Kendra Kangpokpi in collaboration with Kholep Youth Club.
Updated on 28 Nov 2021, 3:28 pm
A one-day training programme on "Clean Village-Green Village" was held at Kholep village, one of the cleanest and well-maintained villages in Kangpokpi district.
The programme was organised by Nehru Yuva Kendra Kangpokpi in collaboration with Kholep Youth Club.
Ginbiakmuan Tombing, District Youth Coordinator (DYC), NYK Kangpokpi, Paominthang Haokip, pioneering environmentalist Kholep Village, Lalcha Haokip, advisor to Kholep Youth Club, and Dr. Lamtinthang Haokip, Social Activist attended as special guests and trainers of the programme.
The training programme started with a key-note address from Thangkhanlen Haokip, National Youth Volunteer which was followed by lecture series from the trainers.
In the training, the DYC Ginbiakmuan Tombing highlighted the need to make villages plastic-free and the challenges of open defecation.
Paominthang spoke on the issue of climate change while Lalcha and Dr. Lamtinthang lectured on sanitation and hygiene, Social and Community actions for green innovations respectively.
The programme was organised to make aware, inspire and motivate the people to act for the environment, for cleanliness and greenery, and other practical steps to better the environment as a whole.
The programme ended with a vote of thanks from Thangkholun Haokip, Chairman, Kholep Youth Club.
KANGPOKPI district, Manipur