Updated on 2 Dec 2020, 2:12 pm
Thangjing Hill range (PHOTO: Faceboo)
The Manipur government is contemplating to declare Ibudhou Thangjing (approx, 4 hectares), the sacred site of Lord Koubru (approx. 2 hectares) located at Thangjing Hill range, and Lai Pukhri (approx. 4 hectares) located at Koubru hill range as protected sites.
The government's decision was stated in a notification issued by the Art and Culture department on Wednesday.
The department notified that any interested person may file his/her objection to the declaration of the said sites/monuments as protected historical sites/areas under Sub-Section (2) of Section 4 of the above Act within two months (60 days) from the date of the issue of the notification.
The mentioned sites will be declared as protected sites under Sub-Section (1) of Section 4 of the Manipur Ancient and Historical Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act, 1976 in the interest of the public, it added.