Source: The Sangai Express
Imphal, April 20 2017:
Lions Club of Imphal Leimarol organised a reception ceremony at Manipur Press Club today in honour of Oinam Catherine who secured one of the 23rd Merit Award winners in the Peace Poster Contest (2016-17) organised by Lions Club International Headquarter in Chicago, USA.
Oinam Catherine d/o Ibomcha and Kalpana is a Class VII student of Maria Montessori School, Koirengei.
Approximately 600000 children from 60 countries participated in the contest which was held in September and October, 2016 .
Based on creativity, originality and portrayal of the theme "A Celebration of Peace", Oinam Catherine's entry was chosen as one of the 23rd Merit Award winners.
She received US $ 500 and a certificate of merit.
It may be mentioned that Lions Club of Imphal Leimarol was the sponsoring club of the entry.