Gangtok, Nov 14 : State level Annual School Sports Competition was declared open on Thursday morning by Minister for Sports & Youth Affairs KN Lepcha, at Paljour Stadium. It has been hosted simultaneously at Tathangchen , and Khel Gaon. Secretary SYA K.Bhandari was also present.
‘Annual School Competition,has been held at the behest of CM PS Tamang for both boys and girls of the programme meant for U-17 girls and boys includes a number of events, the main being Athletics , Boxing at Whit Hall,Karate,Table Tennis and Badminton indoor Stadium,Football,Paljor Stadium and Archery at Tathangchen archery range,’ said Kishore Rai, Assistant Director Sports and Youth Affairs Govt of Sikkim.
The Competition had started from Block level to District level and now finally the competitors have reached the State level. Winners would be sent to the School National level.
Closing ceremony and Prize distribution would be held on 15th in the afternoon at Paljor Stadium. (UNI)