The Manipur Chief Minister – N. Biren Singh today inaugurated two Open Gyms for public including one at Cheirao Ching, Thangmeiband in Imphal West and another at Marjing Polo Complex, Heingang in Imphal East.
The Open Gyms were installed under the Chief Minister’s Indigenous Martial Arts Akademi, Manipur with support from the Manipur Government.
Singh expressed satisfaction on seeing the equipment and machine installed at the site.
Stressing the need for proper maintenance of the Open Gyms, he instructed the Superintendent of Police, Imphal West to deploy some security personnel to guard the Open Gym at Cheirao Ching and to check on damage and robbery of equipment by unknown miscreants.
Gym trainers who were present at the site also demonstrated the uses of the gym equipment to the Chief Minister.
The legislator of Thangmeiband Assembly Constituency – Khumukcham Joykisan, Chief Secretary – Dr. Rajesh Kumar, Additional Chief Secretary – V. Vumlunmang and Director of Tourism Department – W. Ibohal were also present at the inauguration venue among others.
Later, he also inspected the ongoing construction works of Manipur Police Headquarter and Civil Secretariat at Mantripukhri. He was accompanied by the Chief Secretary – Dr. Rajesh Kumar and Additional Chief Secretary – V. Vumlunmang during the inspection.