R Tale Trophy begins


Newmai News Network
IMPHAL, Aug 7: The annual R Tale Trophy began on August 3 at Tamei headquarters in Tamenglong district. Altogether 24 teams from Tamei area will be competing for top honours in football and volleyball disciplines at this tournament which will culminate on August 15.
Speaking on the inaugural ceremony on August 3 as chief guest, Awangbow Newmai, MLA of Tamei Assembly Constituency encouraged the youth to take sports seriously and also wished for the success of the tournament. Namsinrei Panmei, Chairman of Autonomous District Council (ADC), Tamenglong was the guest of honour and Col K Nair SC was the functional president of the opening ceremony.