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Manipur CM hosts state dinner for Myanmarese delegates

Published Nov 27, 2018
Updated Jun 11, 2020

Chief minister, Nongthombam Biren Singh today hosted a state dinner for visiting Myanmarese delegates led by chief minister of Sagaing, Dr. Myint Naing at the lawns of Hotel Imphal tonight.

Myint Naing along with minister for Development, Sagaing, Myanmar, U. Myint Kyi, Sagaing minister for Social Welfare, Zaw Win arrived at Imphal yesterday. Soon after their arrival, the Myanmarese dignitaries watched an exhibition football match played between women players of Manipur and Mandalay at Khuman Lampak Main Stadium. Today, they took part in the Indo-Myanmar Business Summit at Classic Grande.

Deputy chief minister Y. Joykumar, ministers, MLAs and other high ranking officials of the state government, women football players and officials of Mandalay, Sagaing and Manipur were also present at the dinner.

Colourful cultural programmes were also displayed at Sangai Hall of Hotel Imphal in honour of the visiting Myanmarese delegation. Biren Singh feted some leading dignitaries of the neighbouring country at the occasion.

On the other hand, Myint Naing also presented mementoes to N. Biren Singh, deputy CM, youth affairs and sports minister Letpao Haokip, DGP L.M. Khaute and the cultural troupe of Manipur.

On behalf of the chief minister of Mandalay, representatives from the Myanmarese state also handed over gifts to N. Biren Singh, Letpao Haokip and Act East Policy Committee, Manipur, Convenor R.K Shivachandra. Some Myanmarese Meitei women also presented gift to state CM.