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Swimming competition in Golaghat

The Golaghat District Sports Association will organize an inter district swimming competition on November 7 and 8.
Talking to Assam Times, the organization’s general secretary Sanjib Handique said that two days event is slated to take place at the local swimming pool in Golaghat. He said that at organizing committee has been formed to host the event.

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