DIPHU, Sept 29: European Masters Game participants were today felicitated in Donkamukam for their performance and contribution towards the promotion of sports in the district. Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (KAAC) CEM Tuliram Ronghang graced the event as chief guest and was accompanied by MAC Richard Tokbi and nominated MAC Chandra Chetry.
The felicitation programme was organized by Donkamukam Sports Association during which Assam Master Game Association general secretary Dhansing Rongpi, Dr. Borsing Rongpi, Dhansing Terang, Monmohon Das, Langhup Rongpi, Pokhila Ingtipi, Kareng Tissopi and Junali Timungpi were felicitated with Karbi Poho and flower bouquets.
During the felicitation programme, Assam Master Game Association general secretary Dhansing Rongpi explained the aims and history of the international sporting event. He also shared about the performances of participants from Karbi Anglong and the state level at the competition held in July this year.
While speaking at the event, CEM Tuliram Ronghang stated that promotion of sports in the district was much needed and especially because it also directly relates with the health of all people. He urged upon youths of all constituencies to involve and take up sports at the professional level. He concluded his speech with the assurance to provide all assistance towards the first Assam Masters Game competition to be held at Donkamukam.