CM condoles demise of Modhumangol
IMPHAL, 9th Jun: Chief minister N Biren Singh expressed deep condolence over the untimely demise of senior journalist M Modhumangol. In a condolence message, the CM recalled that Modhumongol was founding member of All Manipur Working Journalists Union (AMWJU) and Manipur Press Club, former editor of 'Pathou', a Manipuri daily. Apart from being a journalist, he was a political and social activist. On his demise the state and media fraternity has lost a good journalist and a good man, the CM said adding: “I convey my deepest condolence and share grief with the bereaved family. May his soul rest in peace in God's heavenly abode”. Meanwhile, Manipur Rifle Association condoled the demise of its former working president Meisnam Madhumangol. Association members observed two-minute silence as a mark of respect to the departed soul. Madhumangol donated a .22 pistol so as to encourage the young players/shooters, an Association release recounted.