Dillai, Feb 26: Serdihun English High School initiated their Annual Sports for the session 2020. the event is being held in the school’s compound located at Hidipi.
Renowned athlete of the district and also Bronze Medallist in the Asia-Pacific Master Games Sikari Enghi attended the opening ceremony as the chief guest. In his speech Sikari Enghi said, “Games and sports are also parts of education. Through sports we can grab many opportunities to make a bright carrier. We can travel to different states and countries and explore the world. And above all, we can have a healthy and fit body.” He did the honour of inaugurating the sports week.
During the program, the principal of the school Rajesh Kro unfurled the school flag and gave a motivating speech to heighten the game spirit of the students.
Karbi Anglong junior Athletic coach Mongolsing Ingti, Ex-army Mandar Rongpi and Evangelist Robinson Ingti also attended the program to encourage the budding students.“In the context of Karbi Anglong it is seen that sports and games is being given very little priority in the district. Schools are emphasizing too much on the syllabus and exams. Also most of the schools in the district suffers from the lack of proper infrastructure and supply of poor sports materials. As such, there is no hope to develop the interest in this field among the students,” said a conscious social activist who attended the program.
After the inaugural session, running race, kabaddi and several other games were also held. Our correspondent also informed that Klirdap High of Dillai had also began their games and sports program by conducting many exciting games.