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  • Swearing-in Ceremony of 6 (six) Ministers at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 16.4.2022

    Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur administered the oaths of office and secrecy to 6 (six) MLAs viz. Shri Letpao Haokip, Dr. Sapam Ranjan Singh, S/Shri Leishangthem Susindro Meitei, Heikham Dingo Singh, Thounaojam Basanta Singh and Khashim Vashum as Ministers for the State of Manipur at the Banquet Hall, Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 16.4.2022. Among others Shri N. Biren Singh, Chief Minister and his Council of Ministers, Dr. R.K. Ranjan Singh, Union Minister of State for Education and External Affairs, Smt. A. Sharda Devi, State President, BJP, Manipur, Dr. Sambit Patra, National Spokesperson, BJP, MLAs, leaders of various political parties and high ranking Government officials attended the Swearing-in Ceremony.


  • Swearing-in Ceremony of Chief Minister and his Council of Ministers at Raj Bhavan Lawn, Imphal on 21.03.2022

    Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur administered the oath of office and secrecy to Shri Nongthombam Biren Singh, Leader of the BJP Legislature Party as Chief Minister of Manipur for the 12th Manipur Legislative Assembly at the Raj Bhavan Lawn on 21.03.2022. The Hon'ble Governor, on the same day, also administered the oaths of office and secrecy to S/Shri Thongam Biswajit Singh, MLA, Yumnam Khemchand Singh, MLA, Konthoujam Govindas Singh, MLA, Smt. Nemcha Kipgen, MLA and Shri Awangbow Newmai, MLA as Minister for the State of Manipur. Among others Km. Pratima Bhoumik, Union Minister of State of Social Justice & Empowerment, Shri JP Nadda, National President, BJP, Shri Himanta Biswa Sarma, Chief Minister, Assam, Shri Biplab Kumar Deb, Chief Minister, Tripura, Shri. Yanthungo Patton, Deputy Chief Minister, Nagaland, Smt. A. Sharda Devi, State President, BJP, Manipur, Shri O. Ibobi Singh, former Chief Minister of Manipur, MLAs, leaders of various political parties and high ranking Government officials attended the Swearing-in Ceremony.


  • Swearing-in Ceremony of Shri S. Rajen Singh, MLA-elect as Member of Legislative Assembly at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 13.3.2022

    Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur administered the oath of office and secrecy to Shri S. Rajen Singh, MLA-elect as Member of Legislative Assembly for the 12th Manipur Legislative Assembly at the Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 13/03/2022. Shri Nongthombam Biren Singh, Hon'ble Chief Minister (Caretaker), Shri Y. Khemchand Singh, Shri Th. Biswajit Singh, Shri Govindas Konthoujam, Shri L. Sushindro Singh, all MLAs-elect, Chief Secretary, Manipur, DGP, Manipur and Secretary, Manipur Legislative Assembly attended the Swearing-in Ceremony.


  • Swearing-in Ceremony of Hon'ble Governor

    Shri La. Ganesan was sworn in as the Governor of Manipur at 1000 hours on 27th August, 2021. The Hon'ble Chief Justice of the High Court of Manipur P.V. Sanjay Kumar administered the Oath of Office to Shri La. Ganesan at a solemn ceremony held at Durbar Hall of the Raj Bhavan. Chief Minister, Deputy Chief Minister, Speaker, Ministers, MLAs, leaders of various political parties and high ranking Government officials attended the ceremony.


  • Functions in the Raj Bhavan

    • Netaji Subhash Moirang UTSAV-2022 at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 13.4.202.

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur hosted a lunch for the representatives of Ex-servicemen at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 13.4.2022 and greeted the team of Akhil Bharatiya Poorva Sainik Sewa Parishad (ABPSSP) who came down to Imphal in connection with the observance of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Moirang Utsav 2022. It may be mentioned that Lt. Colonel Shaukat Malik of the Indian National Army, for the first time on Indian soil under the British Rule, hoisted the tricolour at Moirang on 14 April, 1944. The Hon'ble Governor, talking to representatives of ABPSSP, said that the Centre under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is committed to all round development and welfare of the people.


    • High tea with the Bikers of 'North East on Wheels' New Expedition at Raj Bhavan,Imphal on 13.4.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur hosted high tea for the Bikers of 'North East on Wheels' New Expedition at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 13.4.2022. The expedition was organized by Amazing Namaste Foundation marking celebrations of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav and flagged off from Guwahati on April 9, 2022. The Hon’ble Governor thanked the team for their initiative to explore the beauty of the North East.


    • Flag-Off the Army Medical Corps Motorcycle Expedition from Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 12.4.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur flagged off Army Medical Corps Motorcycle Expedition team from Raj Bhavan, Imphal for Kohima on 12.4.2022. The team was led by Colonel Rajesh Adhau, SM. The Hon'ble Governor thanked the team members and wished them to complete their expedition.


    • Holi at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 19.03.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur witnessed Holi Pala singers and dance at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 19.03.2022. 14 groups of different Holi Pala singers from valley districts of Manipur performed Holi Pala dance and hymn "Hari Bol" praising Lord Krishna and Radha as a part of Holi celebration.


    • Investiture Ceremony at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 31.01.2022.

      An investiture ceremony was held at the Durbar Hall of Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 31.01.2022. Speaking on the occasion, Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur lauded the Assam Rifles (AR) for taking a leading role in curbing the drug menace in the State and expressed satisfaction to know that IGAR (South) recovered drugs worth approximately Rs 1800 crore. He further said that Assam Rifles is very popular, particularly in the Northeast, and therefore, nowadays known as "Sentinels of North East". The Hon'ble Governor handed over four Citations to 16th AR, 20th AR, 24th AR and 25th AR and one appreciation letter to Major General Alok Naresh, IGAR (South). Shri P. Doungel, DGP, Manipur, Shri M.H. Khan, Addl. Chief Secretary and Shri P. Vaiphei, Addl. Chief Secretary attended the ceremony among other special invitees and guests.


    • Flag Hoisting at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on the occasion of Republic Day, 2022 on 26.01.2022.

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur hoisted the National Flag on the occasion of Republic Day, 2022 at 0730 hours at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 26.01.2022. The function was attended by the officers and staff of the Raj Bhavan and officers and personnel of the CRPF posted at Raj Bhavan, Imphal. After hoisting the National Flag, the Hon'ble Governor distributed sweets to the CRPF personnel attending the function.


    • Armed Forces Flag Day, 2021 - pinning of the Armed Forces Flag at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 7.12.2021.

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur graced as Chief Guest at the Janajati Gaurav Divas, Birth Anniversary of Bhagawan Birsa Munda organized by Kalyan Ashram Manipur at Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan, Imphal. The Hon'ble Governor also released the Pictorial book on Late Shri Jagadevram Ji Oraon, Former President, Akhil Bharatiya Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram.


    • Janajati Gaurav Divas and Releasing Ceremony of Pictorial Book on 21.11.2021 at Raj Bhavan, Imphal.

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur graced as Chief Guest at the Janajati Gaurav Divas, Birth Anniversary of Bhagawan Birsa Munda organized by Kalyan Ashram Manipur at Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan, Imphal. The Hon'ble Governor also released the Pictorial book on Late Shri Jagadevram Ji Oraon, Former President, Akhil Bharatiya Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram.


    • Annual Convocation 2021 of Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai (through online) on 17.11.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur graced as Chief Guest at the Annual Convocation Ceremony 2021 of Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Chennai through virtual mode on 17.11.2021. The Hon'ble Governor, in his inaugural address, congratulated the graduands and said, "Change is the only thing that is constant. So, adapt to changes by having a vision; a vision which is not perceived by others; and that wisdom will enable you to achieve success".


    • Book Release Function (Through Online) on 14.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur released a book titled "Kalki Katha Manjari" authored by Dr. M. Jayaraman (through online) on 14.10.2021. The function was organised by Samskrita Bharati, Chennai.


    • Release of Special Covers of the Unsung Heroes of Manipur at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 13.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur released 4 (four) Special Covers on Unsung Heroes of Manipur (Bir Tikendrajit, Thangal General, Paona Brajabashi and Haipou Jadonang) at Raj Bhavan, Imphal. The function was organized by the Postmaster General, North East Circle, Dimapur.


    • Cultural Programme in honour of Shri Venkaiah Naidu, Hon'ble Vice-President of India at Durbar Hall, Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 5.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur hosted a Cultural Programme on 5.10.2021 at Raj Bhavan in honour of Shri Venkaiah Naidu, Hon'ble Vice-President of India who visited the State on October 5-6, 2021. Ministers, MLAs and other dignitaries also witnessed the Cultural Programme.


    • National Cleanliness Day on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti at Raj Bhavan, Imphal on 2.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur observed the National Cleanliness Day to commemorate the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi and paid floral tributes to the Mahatma Gandhiji's portrait at Raj Bhavan. The Hon'ble Governor also swept inside the Raj Bhavan campus alongwith the officers and staff of the Raj Bhavan.



    Field visits of the Governor

    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Machi Sub-Division, Tengnoupal District on 06.05.2022

      SShri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Machi Sub-division, Tengnoupal District on 6th May, 2022. He was accorded a warm welcome by the District Administration, Tengnoupal at Machi High School, Machi. The Hon'ble Governor had interactions with representatives of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), Village Authorities and the District Level Officers. Speaking on the occasion, the Hon'ble Governor stated that "We as citizens of this country must contribute and co-operate with developmental activities and the Centre has implemented a number of developmental programmes in Manipur and the State Government is working in line with the Central Government". He insisted that there must be at least one hospital in every sub-division to provide proper health care facilities and the Hon'ble Governor asked the district authorities concerned to look into the matter. He expressed concern over the increasing number of drug related cases in the State and urged all to stop indulging in activities which are detrimental to the health and safety of the people. The Hon'ble Governor also urged all concerned to stop planting poppy immediately and added that drug menace is a threat to the society. Earlier, Civil Society Organisations and village chiefs of Machi submitted memoranda to the Hon'ble Governor to take prompt action to address certain issues and highlighted facilities lacking in the village such as health, education, infrastructure and connectivity.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Chakpikarong, Chandel District on 27.04.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Chakpikarong, Chandel district on 27th April, 2022. He was accorded a warm welcome by the District Administration, Chandel at Sabhana Mandop, Chakpikarong. The Hon'ble Governor had interactions with representatives of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), Village Authorities and the District Level Officers. Speaking on the occasion, the Hon'ble Governor stated that the government is meant for the people and as such is working to ensure basic needs of the people. He appealed to the people of the district, mainly to those living in the border areas to extend cooperation to the government and stressed the need for all citizens to enrol in the Aadhaar system for authentic identification. Earlier, Civil Society Organisations and village chiefs submitted memoranda to the Hon'ble Governor urging him to look into the grievances of the villagers. During his visit, he planted a tree sapling. Cultural programmes were also presented by the villagers of Chakpikarong.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Nungbi Khullen, Ukhrul District and Kamjong District HQs on April 19-20, 2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Nungbi Khullen (Chingai Sub-Division), Ukhrul District on 19/04/2022. He was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration, Ukhrul along with Village Chiefs at Nungbi Khullen Public Ground, Ukhrul. He had an interaction programme with representatives of Civil Society Organizations, Village Authorities and the District Level Officers. Speaking on the occasion, the Hon’ble Governor stated that with the improvement of law and order situation in the State, disturbed area status has been withdrawn from the valley districts spread over 15 police stations. He also urged the villagers to open a bank account (Jan Dhan Yojana for Women) to get the benefits of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT). Next day (20/04/2022), the Hon,ble Governor visited Kamjong District from Ukhrul, where he was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration at Town Hall, Kamjong District Headquarters. In an interaction with the Civil Society Organizations, Village Authorities and District Level Officers, the Hon’ble Governor stated that "infiltrators are deliberately trying to sneak into the State from Myanmar side, mostly at the border areas as we share a long border line with Myanmar, everyone should be vigilant enough to check such acts and should inform authorities if such cases arise. Being a border State, the Government alone cannot stop such illegal activities without the people’s co-operation".


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to COVID-19 Vaccination Centres in Churachandpur and Bishnupur Districts on 10.02.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited the COVID-19 Vaccination Centres in Churachandpur District on 10.02.2022. He was accorded a warm welcome by the Deputy Commissioner, Superintendent of Police and other District Level Officials at Churachandpur. He inspected the facilities provided for the vaccination programme, especially for students of age group ranging from 15-18 years and interacted with students who have been vaccinated. He asked the students to be the messengers of the vaccination programme so that many will come out voluntarily to get vaccinated. He also distributed vaccination certificates, badges and pens to the students. Speaking to the students, the Hon'ble Governor said that the State Government is fully prepared to cover the maximum population under COVID-19 vaccination programmes and Doctors, Nurses and Health workers have been engaged for the purpose. He told the students that the time has come for the students to teach their parents, especially in the health sector and Covid vaccination. On the way back to Imphal, he inspected the vaccination centre opened at Moirang Multipurpose Hr. Sec. School Bishnupur District. Dr. N. Shyamjai Singh, Mission Director, National Health Mission, Manipur, Chief Medical Officers of Churachandpur and Bishnupur Districts and other officials also accompanied the Governor.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to COVID-19 Vaccination Centre in Kangpokpi and Senapati Districts on 08.02.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited the COVID-19 Vaccination Centre opened at Inspection Bungalow (IB) Hall, Kangpokpi (Kangpokpi District) on 08.02.2022. He was accorded warm welcome by the Deputy Commissioner, Superintendent of Police and other district level officials at Inspection Bungalow Hall, Kangpokpi town. He then inspected the facilities provided for the vaccination programme and interacted with students who were waiting for their turn to get vaccinated. He asked the students to be the messengers of the vaccination programme so that many will come out voluntarily to get vaccinated. He also distributed vaccination certificates, badges and pens to the students. Then, the Hon’ble Governor proceeded to the Vaccination Centre opened at Mini Stadium, Senapati (Senapati District) where he was accorded warm welcome by the Deputy Commissioner, Superintendent of Police and other district level officials at the Mini Stadium, Senapati. The Hon'ble Governor enquired about the preparedness, coverage and people's response to the programme. He distributed vaccination certificates to the beneficiaries. He asked the district administration to communicate school authorities and headmasters/principals for their support to ensure maximum enrolment of students in the vaccination programme. Dr. N. Shyamjai Singh, Mission Director, National Health Mission, Manipur, Chief Medical Officers of Kangpokpi and Senapati Districts and other officials were also present during the visit.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to COVID-19 Vaccination Centre at RIMS, Lamphelpat, Imphal West on 03.02.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited the COVID-19 Vaccination Centre at Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Lamphelpat, Imphal on 03/02/2022 and inspected the COVID-19 Vaccination Centre. The Hon'ble Governor distributed COVID-19 vaccination certificates, pens and badges to those fully jabbed with second vaccination doses and precautionary doses belonging to different age groups and professions. He also interacted with doctors, nurses, frontline workers and other related officials of RIMS and Health Department, Manipur and also presented gifts to those medical staff who were stationed at the Vaccination Centre of RIMS. During the inspection visit, the Hon'ble Governor said that Manipur can set a record of 100% vaccination and the vaccination works should be geared up particularly in the hill and rural areas. He added that it is also a good initiative that the number of vaccinated persons in the younger age group is being increased.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to COVID-19 Vaccination Centre at JNIMS, Porompat, Imphal East on 02.02.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited the COVID-19 Vaccination Centre at Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences (JNIMS), Porompat, Imphal East and inspected the COVID-19 Vaccination Centre, operating since January 16, 2021, at JNIMS auditorium. The Hon’ble Governor distributed COVID-19 vaccination certificates, pens and badges to those fully jabbed with second vaccination doses and precautionary doses belonging to different age groups and professions. He also interacted with doctors, nurses, frontline workers and other related officials of JNIMS and Health Department, Manipur and also discussed the status of the vaccination drive in the state with the COVID-19 Vaccination team of JNIMS.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Kangla Fort on 23.12.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Kangla Fort on 23.12.2021 and sightseeing the Kangla Museum in the old Victorian Building in Manipur serves as a space highlighting the culture, myths and legends of Kangla. He also prayed the statue of the Ibudhou Pakhangba.


    • Visit of the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur to Jiribam District on 03.12.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Jiribam by Helicopter on 03.12.2021 and had an interaction programme with District Level Officers, Representatives of Civil Society Organizations and public of Jiribam District at Police Guest House, Jiribam. He was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration of Jiribam and presented a shawl and a memento. Speaking on the occasion, the Hon’ble Governor informed that people all over the world are facing unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. However, due to the prompt action of our Government, this dreaded disease is going to be overcome very soon. He appealed to all sections of the society to get vaccinated, which is the best way to defeat this pandemic. He urged the people to avail schemes like Van Dhan Yojana under Tribal Affairs Ministry to improve income through value addition of products based on skills and abilities which include life insurance coverage through it and also appealed the people to visit district level officers and get details of the various schemes to develop the district.


    • Interaction Programme with DLOs of Imphal West & Imphal East Districts at Manipur University, Canchipur, Imphal on 27.11.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur had an interaction programme with District Level Officers & renowned personalities of Imphal West and Imphal East Districts at the Centenary Hall, Manipur University, Canchipur, Imphal on 27.11.2021. He was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration of Imphal West and Imphal East and presented a shawl and a memento. Speaking on the occasion, the Hon'ble Governor informed that COVID-19 vaccination has not reached 100 percent mark in both the districts. He encouraged the DLOs to be cautions and work harder to eliminate COVID-19 pandemic completely or else developmental activities will be hindered. He also stated that open defecation should be eliminated.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Senapati and Kangpokpi Districts on 29.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Senapati and Kangpokpi Districts on 29.10.2021. He was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration, Senapati at DRDA Conference Hall, Senapati. The Hon'ble Governor had an interaction programme with the District Level Officers and representatives of Civil Society Organisations. Speaking on the occasion, the Hon'ble Governor stated that the country will never die as long as culture is preserved. He appealed to the people to come forward for the COVID-19 vaccination and also appealed to the gathering to maintain cleanliness in the District. Later, on the same day, he also visited Kangpokpi District where he was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration, Kangpokpi at DC's Conference Hall, Kangpokpi. In an interaction programme with the District Level Officers and representatives of Civil Society Organisations, the Hon'ble Governor appealed to increase the rate of COVID-19 vaccination in the District and urged to focus on cleanliness of the District.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Tengnoupal District on October 25-26,2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Tengnoupal district on October 25-26, 2021. He was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration at Community Hall, Tengnoupal Village on 25.10.2021. The Hon'ble Governor had a meeting with District Administration and District Level Officers at Community Hall, Tengnoupal. He also had an interaction programme with representatives of Civil Society Organisations and Village Authorities there. The Hon’ble Governor met representatives of Civil Society Organisations of Moreh at Tamil Sangam, Moreh. He also visited Shree Angala Parameshwari, Shree Muneeshwarar Temple, Moreh. The Hon'ble Governor return to Imphal on 26.10.2021.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Churachandpur District on 23.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Churachandpur district on 23.10.2021. He was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration, Churachandpur at Mini Secretariat Multipurpose Hall. The Hon'ble Governor had an interaction programme with District Level Officers, representatives of Civil Society Organisations and Village Chiefs of Churachandpur and Pherzawl districts there. A cultural programme was also presented by the Youth. Various civil society organisations submitted memoranda highlighting their needs to the Governor.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Headquarters IGAR (S) at Mantripukhti, Imphal East on 22.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Headquarters IGAR (S), Mantripukhri on 22.10.2021. He was accorded a warm welcome by the Assam Rifles led by Maj. Gen. Alok Naresh, IGAR (S) at Main Office Complex, HQ IGAR and briefed the role and contribution of the Assam Rifles to maintain peace and tranquility in Manipur. The Hon'ble Governor had an interaction programme with Officers, JCOs and Jawans of Assam Rifles. The Hon'ble Governor laid a wreath to the fallen soldiers of Assam Rifles at the memorial site. The Hon’ble Governor had also interaction with the school children and also felicitated the war veterans/ex-servicemen for their services to the Nation and Veer Naris for the sacrifices they rendered for the country.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Thoubal & Kakching Districts on 21.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Thoubal and Kakching districts on 21.10.2021. He was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration, Thoubal at DC Office Complex. The Hon'ble Governor had an interaction programme with District Level Officers and representatives of Civil Society Organisations there. The Hon'ble Governor visited Khongjom War Memorial, Khongjom and offered floral tributes to the statue of Paona Brajabasi. The Hon'ble Governor also visited Kakching Garden in Kakching District.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Bishnupur District on 16.10.2021

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Gopinath Mandir, Ningthoukhong and Keibul Lamjao National Park, Bishnupur district on 16.10.2021. He was accorded warm welcome by the District Administration, Bishnupur at Keibul Lamajo National Park. The Hon'ble Governor had an interaction programme with the district level officers, families of freedom fighters and representatives of civil society organisations there. As a part of the programme, the Hon'ble Governor presented gifts to families members of freedom fighters and representatives of CSOs. Some District Level Officers highlighted shortage of staff and other issues to the Governor.


    • Hon'ble Governor's visit to Chandel District

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur visited Chandel district headquarters on 11th October, 2021. He was accorded warm welcome by the district administration, Chandel. The Hon'ble Governor had an interaction with the district level officers, members of civil society organisations and also met public leaders. As a part of the programme, the Hon'ble Governor also honoured the families of two Kargil War Martyrs from Naga Regiment. A cultural programme was also presented by the Troupe of Chandel Youth Club. Various civil society organisations submitted memoranda highlighting their needs to the Governor.



    Events outside the Raj Bhavan

    • Attended a function of promotion of COVID-19 Vaccination amongst the students at City Convention Centre on 11.02.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, Hon'ble Governor of Manipur attended a function, mainly for promotion of COVID-19 Vaccination amongst the students at City Convention Centre, Imphal East on 11.02.2022. Hon'ble Governor appealed to all sections of the society to disseminate the message of coming forward voluntarily for Covid-19 vaccination irrespective of caste, creed and religion. Speaking at an interaction programme on Vaccination of Students in the age group of 15-18 years and Teaching & Non-Teaching Staff, Hon'ble Governor informed that people should not have faith in any baseless, wrong conception regarding Covid-19. He lauded the relentless efforts and dedication of doctors, scientists and frontline workers to their duties. The Governor also expressed his satisfaction over the initiative taken up by the Education and Health Departments to vaccinate students of age group 15-18 yrs. Director of Education (S) Shri L. Nandakumar placed a detailed report regarding the vaccination drive. Commissioner of Education (S) Shri M. Joy Singh asserted that the Covid-19 pandemic has been a global issue and as such, people need to be united to combat this pandemic. Principals and Headmasters from across the State participated in the interaction programme physicallly and virtually.


    • Martyrs Day at Gandhi Memorial Hall, Imphal on 30.01.2022

      Shri. La Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur attended the Martyrs' Day function at Gandhi Memorial Hall, Imphal on 30.01.2022. The Hon'ble Governor placed a wreath at the statue of Mahatma Gandhi. Shri N. Biren Singh, Chief Minister, Shri Y. Joykumar Singh Deputy Chief Minister, Council of Ministers and Seniors State Govt. officials also attended the function.


    • Visit to Rani Gaidinliu Park, Chingmeirong, Imphal East on 26.01.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur attended the 107th birth anniversary of Rani Gaidinliu at Rani Gaidinliu Park, Chingmeirong, Imphal East on 26.01.2022. He laid a wreath at the statue of Rani Gaidinliu and also paid floral tribute to the freedom fighter.


    • Republic Day Celebrations, 2022 at Kangla, Imphal on 26.01.2022

      The 73rd Republic Day Celebrations was observed in the State Capital, Imphal on 26/01/2022. Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur unfurled the National Flag at Kangla and took the salute of the March Past contingents.


    • Inaugural Ceremony of Play Ground-cum-Children's Park at Raj Bhavan Complex on 21.01.2022

      Shri La. Ganesan, the Hon'ble Governor of Manipur inaugurated the Play Ground cum Children's Park located at the southernmost side of the Raj Bhavan Complex, on 21/01/2022 at 1100 hours. After inaugurating the playground, he distributed sweets to the children and also stated that the newly developed playground will facilitate people working in the Raj Bhavan, especially women and children by enabling them to take morning walks, jog and exercise. Shri Bobby Waikhom, Secretary to Governor, Shri S. Pritamkumar Singh, Joint Secretary to Governor, Shri Y. Ibomcha Singh, Principal Private Secretary to Governor and Staff of the Raj Bhavan including those who are residing in the quarters also attended the ceremony.