Gangtok, July 23
Football Players Association of Sikkim [FPAS] has thanked every individual and organisation for their support for the grand success of the recent Football Players Association of India [FPAI] Indian Football Awards 2019 here at Paljor Stadium.
FPAS expressed that despite the inclement weather condition, it has been a wonderful day for all of us here at Paljor Stadium on Sunday. “We have witnessed a beautiful exhibition match between the Indian football stars and our Sikkim stars. We have celebrated the awards won by our Indian football stars, we have rejoiced in the felicitations given to our Sikkimese stars,” a FPAS press release said. It said that FPAS was confident that everyone went home on a happy note and with happiness which comes on being a stakeholder in the development of football.
“On this happy note, the FPAS extends its sincere gratitude and deep respect to the Governor of Sikkim, Ganga Prasad for his blessings and support to this event. We also thank the officials of Raj Bhawan for their support to the FPAS and to this event. FPAS is indebted to the Government of Sikkim and the Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang for totally backing us to make this event happen,” the release said.
It has been added that FPAS received total support, cooperation and patronage from the Government of Sikkim and the CM since the first day for the success of the event. “We extend our deep thanks to the CM and Government of Sikkim. We also thank the officials of the Chief Minister’s Office for their cooperation and support,” it is expressed.
The FPAS extends it sincere gratitude to the FPAI for given opportunity to host this annual event in Sikkim. “We thank them for having faith in us and we hope that we have not disappointed them. We also thank the Indian football stars who have come from different parts of the country to make this event successful with their participation,” the release expressed.
FPAS also thanked co-sponsors and all those who have come forward to help us in organizing this mega event. FPAS is truly grateful to all the football lovers who came here and made the event successful with their presence, it is added.