National seminar on Anglo-Kuki war conducted at MU
IMPHAL, 14th Oct: A national seminar on ‘Anglo-Kuki War 1917-1919: A Biographical Discourse’ was jointly organised by Kuki Research Forum and Department of History, Manipur University at the auditorium of Manipur Institute of Management Studies (MIMS), Manipur University here on Monday.
The programme was attended by Manipur University Centre for Study of Social Exclusion and Inclusive Policy Director Prof Amar Yumnam, Department of History Head Prof N Lokendro Singh and Retd Prof Joykumar of Department of History, MU as chief guest, president and guest of honour respectively.
Speaking at the seminar, Kuki Research Forum president Prof J Doungel explained that the national seminar was organised as a mark of tribute to the brave Kuki warriors who fought for the land from 1917 to 1919. Appreciating the great warriors who fought till their last breath, Doungel pointed out the need to preserve and share the story of Anglo Kuki war to the younger generations.