CORRESPONDENT IMPHAL, Jan 6 - The 43rd foundation day of Manipur Press Club was held here today. Speaker Yumnam Khemchand Singh, Forest & Environment Minister T Shyamkumar attended the function.
Manipur Speaker Y Khemchand honouring a senior journalist during the 43rd Foundation Day of Manipur Press Club in Imphal on Saturday. – Correspondent
Speaking on the occasion, Speaker Khemchand said that journalists have a big role in bringing good governance in the State and also electing a good member to the House. He appealed to the media persons to take seriously the electoral behaviour of the State and change the present trend of election system to make Manipur a better State.
In his speech, Shyamkumar said that the strength of the media is the strength of the Government. The country and particularly Manipur will develop when the media is strong enough to report the truth only.
AMWJU president Shamjai also spoke on the occasion where ex-presidents, ex-secretaries of AMWJU and newly affiliated district correspondents were also felicitated.