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Hangpan Dada memorial tourney underway
AALO, Jan 12: The second edition of the district level Hangpan Dada memorial trophy, 2017, on football and volleyball (men and women) got off to a flying start at Aalo general ground here today.
The tournament, which is being participated by six constituencies of West and Lower Siang, is a run-up to the state level tournament, to be played here in the month of February next.
Attending the opening ceremony of the tournament as chief guest, West Siang District Olympic Association president Doli Lollen said that the youths should capitalize on the opportunity provided by the state government towards games and sports by taking it up seriously.
DASO Tumto Loyi spoke at length on the series of the tournament organized at constituency level and exhorted the players to take keen interest and abide by the rules and regulations that govern the sports.
Modam Karbak administered the oath to all participating players from six constituencies. DIPRO