Monday, January 30, 2023

Six Gorkha Nagaland Olympic medallists feted

United Gorkha Football Club Dimapur & Gorkha Panthers Football Club Chümoukedima felicitated the six Nagaland Olympic and Paralympic Games 2022 medallists from Chümoukedima and Dimapur district.
The medallists were Krishna Mote who won gold medal in Boxing 54 Kgs, Rahul Gurung – gold medallist in football, David KC – bronze medal in Boxing 71 Kgs, Bhim Mote – gold medal in Boxing 51 Kgs, Monika Rai – bronze medal in Taekwondo 54 Kg (Female) and Anjana Limbu – runner-up in Badminton at Little Hut Conference Hall in Chümoukedima district.
President Chümoukedima Gorkha Union, Gopal Lama, in his address focused on unity of Gorkhas through sports. President of UGFC, Anand Gurung said it has proved that Gorkhas can also become a strong and lasting sportsperson in Nagaland by bringing transformation at present. Convenor of GPFC, Jacob Sundas appealed the Gorkha Community of Chümoukedima & Dimapur District to unite and work for establishing more Gorkha Sportsperson by investing on their Talent.

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