President Mukherjee to attend Khongjom day in Manipur

President Mukherjee to attend Khongjom day in Manipur

Submitted by alvin on Fri, 2016-04-22 14:08 New Delhi: President Pranab Mukherjee will attend the observation of Khongjom and inaugurate a monument-cum-tourist Centre at Khongjom in Manipur tomorrow. Khongjom day is observed on the 23rd April every year to pay rich tributes to the brave sons of Manipur who made supreme sacrifice for the cause of their motherland. Lack of unity and conflicts among the ruling princes and the British interference in the affairs of the state were the key factors of Anglo-Manipur war of 1891.(ANI)