Imphal, Sept 24-2020: Chief Minister N Biren Singh laid the foundation stone for an RCC bridge to be constructed at Lilong Litan Makhong over Turel Ahanbi near Lilong Bazar in Thoubal district today.
Speaking at the occasion, N Biren said that the Government felt the need for an RCC bridge at the locality since quite a long time.
As such, the Government has decided to construct it there, he added.
Stating that it is a modern society and it is not the time for political speeches, the Chief Minister maintained that the need of the hour is to deliver people’s needs through visible actions and works.
Regarding corruption, the Chief Minister observed that people also have their responsibility in eradicating corruption.
They should remove the notion from their minds that they won’t get job or their works can’t get done without bribery.
It is a fact that nobody can stop qualified candidates from being appointed to the posts they applied, he said.
If there should be changes in the society, one should start from oneself, he observed.
Ex-MLA of Lilong AC, Abdul Nasir, Commissioner (Works) P Vaiphei and PWD Chief Engineer Kh Temba were also present at the foundation stone laying function.