Pakyong, Jan 23
East District Sports activities and Winter sports coaching 2018-19 on the theme “Peace and Development” under Khelo India concluded today here at Pakyong St Xavier’s School playground. The sports activities were conducted in three categories Cricket, Football and Teakwondo. Total 115 boys and girls under aged 17 participants in the coaching.
Kushal Gurung RO/AD Pakyong Sub-Division attended the valedictory function as the Chief guest along with Durga Gurung President of Pakyong Football Association and Navin Rai General Secretary Pakyong United Sports Club. The coaching camp was organized by East District level khelo India Executive Committee and Sports & Youth Affairs Department under the supervision of Assistant Director Pakyong SYA Mr. ND Bhutia. Coaches during the camp were Biki Rajak (Cricket), Pempa Doma Tamang and Sunil Subba (Taekwondo) and Issac Lepcha and Anil Tamang (football).
The camp which started on 4th January 2019 concluded today, the participants were provided with certificates through the hand of the Chief Guest and other guests.
The Chief Guest encourages the participants and told them to continue to play sports and bring laurels to the state and the nation by participating in big events.
AD Mr. ND Bhutia informed about the purpose and future prospects of the camp.