Friday, September 17, 2021

186th Death Anniversary of Khasi freedom fighter U Tirot Sing Syiem observed today

In Meghalaya, the 186th Death Anniversary of the Khasi freedom fighter U Tirot Sing Syiem was observed today. The programme was organised by the Department of Art and Culture in collaboration with Meghalaya Model United Nations.

FR Kharkongor, Commissioner and Secretary, Arts and Culture department paid homage to U Tirot Sing Syiem, the great freedom fighter of Meghalaya who fought relentlessly to prevent Khasi Hills from falling into the hands of the British.

Highlighting contributions of U Tirot Sing in the country’s freedom movement, Kharkongor said, the history of the great freedom fighter should be revisited to get a 360 degree perspective of what he represented.

On the occasion of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, people must remember freedom fighters and take inspiration from their sacrifices.

In a tweet, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma paid tribute to the Khasi freedom fighter.

- Advertisement -
Latest news

Police-Public Interactive Meeting facilitated by J&K Police at Beerwah in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district

In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, as a part of Public Outreach Programme, Police-Public Interactive Meeting was facilitated by J&K Police at...

J&K: DDC Chairperson flags off Rath Yatra awareness van under Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin

In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, as a part of celebrations under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, the District Development Council (DDC) Chairperson,...

To compete with the developed world, our region has to become a stakeholder in emerging technologies: PM Modi

  The 21st Meeting of SCO Council of Heads of State was held today in Dushanbe in a hybrid format. The meeting was chaired by...

RBI, Finance Dept conduct training workshops on e-Kuber payment system in J&K

In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the Reserve Bank of India, in collaboration with the Directorate General of Accounts and Treasuries, Finance...
Related news

Police-Public Interactive Meeting facilitated by J&K Police at Beerwah in Central Kashmir’s Budgam district

In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, as a part of Public Outreach Programme, Police-Public Interactive Meeting was facilitated by J&K Police at...

J&K: DDC Chairperson flags off Rath Yatra awareness van under Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin

In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, as a part of celebrations under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, the District Development Council (DDC) Chairperson,...

To compete with the developed world, our region has to become a stakeholder in emerging technologies: PM Modi

  The 21st Meeting of SCO Council of Heads of State was held today in Dushanbe in a hybrid format. The meeting was chaired by...

RBI, Finance Dept conduct training workshops on e-Kuber payment system in J&K

In the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the Reserve Bank of India, in collaboration with the Directorate General of Accounts and Treasuries, Finance...