Art & culture Minister Shri L. Jayantakumar Singh said that we should feel proud for doing the best. Attending the 12th Foundation Day Celebration of Friends as Chief Guest, the Minister said that concept of feeling proud should not be taken as negative, it needs guts and egos for doing positive activities, he added.
The Minister said that the state is rich in resources of different kinds such as sports, arts & culture. The present day parents are more aware of their children’s talents and chose the right path for them. He further said that sports stars are very popular in society apart from earning big incomes.
Shri Jayanta also appealed to the people of Heirok to maintain their courageous spirit, any grievances will be readily heard at any time, he added. Different items like wheelchair, gas cylinder, stoves, books and other gifts were also distributed as a part of the programme.
Education Minister Th. Radheshyam Singh presided the function while Parliamentary Secretary (H&FW) Shri. S. Subhaschandra Singh graced the function as Guest of Honour, DC Thoubal Nabakishore Singh, Additional Director Dr. Manikanta, elected members of Heirok and Shikhong Sekmai Nagar Panchayat were also present in the function.