Lions Club distributes essential items to senior citizens

The items include two rice bags, 20 Kgs of Dal, one Ata bag, five packets of mineral water and 10 Dettol hand sanitizers etc.

Lions Club of Wangjing, Lions Club International, district 322 D, distributed essential items to senior citizens presently staying at IRDEO Old Aged Home, Wangbal, Thoubal district on Saturday. 

The items include two rice bags, 20 Kgs of Dal, one Ata bag, five packets of mineral water and 10 Dettol hand sanitizers etc. 

The help was carried out in connection with the annual meeting cum installation of new Board Of Directors ( BODs) for the year 2020-21 which was later  held at the complex of IRE Group of Institution, Wangjing on Saturday itself.  

The event witnessed the presence of vice district governor-II, Lions Club International, district 322D Gopimohon W as chief guest; president of Lions Club Wangjing Narengbam Rajivkumar as president and Kh Memcha as guest of honour respectively. 

Reading the annual club report, secretary of Lions Club Wangjing H Dayananda Sharma briefed that Lions Club Wangjing was inaugurated and installed on December 22, 2019 and has 24 members at present.  

Secretary Dayananda also highlighted some of the major services the club had rendered so far. He said that the club had conducted a Peace Poster Contest and felicitated Mutum Tombimacha who was a National Best Teacher Awardee, 2019. The club also conducted a free medical camp in relation with World Diabetes Day 2019 at Heirok, Thoubal district, he added.

The dais members while delivering their speech stressed the need of Lions Club and the role played by Lions clubs in maintaining peace and harmony across the nation.

First Published: July 19, 2020, 10:25 a.m.