Monday, December 5, 2022

Mokokchung inter-ward volleyball tournament kicks off

The inter-ward volleyball tournament Mokokchung kicked off on Thursday at the multi-sports stadium, Mokokchung, organized by the Kumlong Sporting Association and a total of nine wards are participating in the tournament which will continue till August 15. A brief inaugural was held on Thursday graced by additional deputy commissioner (ADC) Mokokchung and administrator MMC, Chumlamo Humtsoe, as the guest of honour. Wishing the players, the best of luck, Humtsoe expressed his hope that players from Mokokchung will also take part in national and international levels too. He further informed that players from Mokokchung district will also take part in various disciplines in the forthcoming Nagaland Olympics.
The guest of honour also encouraged the young players to maintain discipline and to desist and keep away from bad habits that are detrimental to the overall health. He further called upon the players to play fair and achieve success.
Earlier in the programme, short speeches were delivered by vice president Mokokchung District Volleyball Association, Allen Imchen and chairman Kumlong Ward Yimden, S. Lanu Imchen and welcome address was delivered by president KSA, Mongshin Longkumer.

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