By Our Staff Reporter
IMPHAL, Nov 24: Works, Power and IPR Minister Th Biswajit has said that sports is not only an integral part of education but is now also considered at a professional level.
He made the statement during the inauguration ceremony of Khongman Fencing Academy hall today.
Speaking at the event as the chief guest, Biswajit said that Thongju Kendra has always produced excellent sports persons and praised Khongman Fencing Academy for winning overall team champion recently.
He assured to deploy electronic pitch for the hall and explained that the hall was constructed so that it can be utilised for badminton and table tennis as well.
15 synthetic turfs will reach shorty and they will be used at the hall, he added.
Imphal East DC Rangitabali Waikhom, Khongman Fencing Academy president Dr Thongam Tilananda, Khongman GP Pradhan Moirangthem Nungsirei, Manipur Fencing Association president Th Joykumar, SAI-SAG Khuman Lampak Centre in charge Leishangthem Ibomcha, KSC president Oinam Inaoba and SWC president Pangambam Bandan also attended the event as presidium members.