Skip to contentSkip to navigation

Kokrajhar: Football tournament to kick off from Aug 31

Preparations are get underway to host the first ever United Jilimili Prizemoney Trophy -2018 at Magurmari Jilimili Playground in Kokrajhar district, scheduled to be kicked off from August 31.

Social activists Chanendra Goyary and Siklal Narzary cut the ribbon to inaugurate the office of the organising committee on Friday. He said that the scheduled football trophy will be bringing sporting environment in the area. 

An organising committee was formed with Dipak Kumar Rabha as president and Charan Singh Koch as secretary along with 21 executive members to conduct the football trophy in a smooth. 

At-least 26 teams have been confirmed to participate the football tournament from different registered football clubs so far. The championship team would be awarded a trophy and cash Rs. 20,000 while runners up team would be awarded trophy and cash Rs. 15,000 respectively. 

Goyary has appreciated the organising committee for initiating sports events in the area. 

Among others, retired principal Indramahan Koch, social activists Manindra Narzary, Bikendra Laifanghary, village headman Rahendra Koch, Dhiren Brahma were prominent attendees on the occasion.

Author info

AT Kokrajhar Bureau's picture

Assam Times Kokrajhar bureau office, BTAD.

Add new comment

Republish

Republish this content

More Stories

Deori Autonomous Council election in Sivasagar district

7 Jun 2010 - 11:54pm | editor
Voters at the ongoing election for Deori Autonomus Council at Demow Rajabari & Katiori Villages in Sivasagar district on June 07. Photo: Sekharjyoti Dowari, Demow.

ABSU supports Udalguri forest dept

17 Oct 2014 - 9:16pm | Jayanta Kumar Das
ABSU Udalguri district committee has come out in open to stop illegal tree felling and poaching in Udalguri district bordering Bhutan resulting an operation launched by the Range office, Nonai...

More blow for Paresh Baruah

21 Feb 2013 - 2:07pm | AT News
In yet another major setback for ULFA’s anti-talk faction Bijay Das surrenders before police.Popularly known as Bijay Chinese, the close aide of Paresh Baruah got in touch with Tinsukia police to be...