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IMPHAL, November 3, 2023 – In an impressive display of academic excellence, Miss Gracy Lalzainghak, daughter of Mr. Fimhnelien and Mrs. Thangremkim, has emerged as the topper in the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program at Manipur University for the year 2023. This remarkable achievement has not only brought immense pride to her family and community but has also served as a beacon of hope and inspiration amid the challenging socio-political landscape of Manipur.
The Hmar Students’ Association (HSA), Imphal Joint Headquarters, in a congratulatory message dated November 2, 2023, heartily commended Miss Lalzainghak for her exceptional performance. The HSA, a prominent student organization representing the Hmar community in Manipur, has long been instrumental in advocating for educational upliftment and social welfare among its members.
Gracy’s accomplishment is particularly noteworthy in a state that has faced numerous challenges, including political unrest and social upheaval. Amidst such turmoil, her success story has become a symbol of resilience and hope for many young students in Manipur, especially those from the Hmar community.
In a region where educational opportunities are often limited and the pursuit of higher education is fraught with obstacles, Gracy’s journey to academic excellence stands out. Her achievement is not just a personal victory but a collective one, shining a light on the potential of Manipur’s youth and the critical role of education in societal transformation.
Manipur University, the institution where Gracy completed her studies, has long been a center of higher learning in the Northeast region of India. The university has been at the forefront of academic and research excellence, offering a range of programs in various fields. The BSW program, in particular, focuses on equipping students with the knowledge and skills necessary to address social issues and contribute positively to society. Gracy’s top-ranking in this demanding program speaks volumes about her academic rigor and commitment to social service.
The Hmar Students’ Association’s recognition of Gracy’s achievement is significant. It not only celebrates her academic success but also underscores the importance of education in empowering individuals and communities. The HSA’s message highlights how Gracy has become a role model for its members, inspiring them to pursue their academic and professional goals despite the challenges.
Gracy’s path to success was not without its hurdles. In an interview, she shared insights into her journey, “It was a challenging yet fulfilling experience. There were times when the situation in Manipur due to political unrest made it difficult to focus on studies. However, with the support of my family, friends, and teachers, I was able to stay committed to my goal.” Her determination and resilience are traits that many young students in Manipur can draw inspiration from.
Her parents, Mr. Fimhnelien and Mrs. Thangremkim, expressed immense pride and joy at their daughter’s achievement. “We always knew Gracy had the potential to excel. Her dedication and hard work have paid off, and we hope her success will inspire many other students in our community,” said Mr. Fimhnelien.
The HSA’s congratulatory message also includes prayers and well-wishes for Gracy’s future endeavors. As she steps into the next phase of her life, the expectations are high, not just from her family but from the entire community. Gracy plans to utilize her education in social work to contribute to the development and betterment of her community in Manipur.
Gracy Lalzainghak’s achievement in securing the first position in her department at Manipur University is more than just an academic triumph. It is a story of determination, resilience, and hope. It serves as a reminder that amidst challenges, education remains a powerful tool for change and development. Gracy’s success is a source of inspiration for many, showing that with hard work and determination, one can overcome obstacles and achieve greatness. As Manipur continues to navigate its complex socio-political landscape, the role of educated and dedicated individuals like Gracy becomes ever more critical in shaping a brighter and more prosperous future for the state and its people.
Source: Tuithaphai Times