IMPHAL, Jun 24
The inter village youth volleyball championship 2019 conducted at Awangkasom post by Somsai Battalion of 10 Sector Assam Rifles under the aegis of IGAR (South) since June 20 concluded with Chingai village winning the title.
The matches conducted over a period of four days saw immense participation of youth comprising of six teams from different villages near Indo-Myanmar border of Ukhrul District.
The final match was played between teams of Khamasom and Chingai village, in which Chingai defeated Khamasom in a power gripped five set match by 3-2 margin, said a press release of IGAR (S).
The tournament helped promote sports culture in the border villages and encourage the youth and received appreciation from elders and youth of the villages, the release continued. The matches were witnessed by the Chairmen, secretaries and residents of the nearby villages, the release continued.