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The Great Bishnupriya Manipuris

In 2010, let us take an initiative to know our forefathers who with their sheer devotion and selfless contribution given a shape to the present Bishupriya Manipuri community.

It was interesting to know from Sushil Kumar Sinha through one of his comment here, how his Grandfathers “Dakula” Band Singha and Maitai Singha, fought with Muslims in the mouth of Dullabcharra bridge “Singla Chara River’ and saved Singla becoming the part of Bangladesh.

Besides this, there are indeed many glimpses here and there in web, where we see, through comments, the people who have indeed shaped the Bishnupriya Manipuri community since time immemorial. They were people in the field of art, music, literature, society, politics, education, profession etc.

Ashim Singha in Me and My Manipuri Things, in the First Bishnupriya Manipuris list, and here in the with few of the articles on living legends like Pt. Nilmadhab Sinha, Kunjo Sinha, have tried to encapsulate the list of people.

Though remarkable it may be, but these attempts are not enough. So, let us fill in the names of the persons and mention their contribution, not only to the community as such, it may be to different fields.

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