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Manipur observes Gandhi Jayanti as National Cleanliness Day

Updated: Oct 02, 2016 15:32 IST

Imphal [Manipur], Oct. 2 (ANI): Manipur observed the 147th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi as National Cleanliness Day and Non-Violence Day.

The main function is being held at the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Hall, organised by the Manipur Home Department.

Today's function is being graced by Manipur Governor Dr. Najma

Heptulla and Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh as the Chief Guest and President, respectively.

On the occasion, Governor Heptullah led people in paying floral tribute to Gandhiji.

Senior Cabinet ministers and MLAs, top civil, police and government officials led by Chief Secretary O. Nabakeshwore also attended the function.(ANI)