Mangan, November 8 (IPR): As a part of Silver Jubilee celebration of North Sikkim Academy, an Inter School under 14 Football Tournament kicked off today at Mangan public ground.
Total twelve teams from different schools of Mangan surrounding and Dzongu have participated in the tournament.
Mrs. Janim Lepcha,Deputy Director Sports, graced the opening ceremony as the chief guest. The program was also attended by other officials and dignitaries of the district, along with teachers and students of various schools. Pipe band display by the students of North Sikkim Academy with drill presentation marked the day. A colorful cultural presentation was made by Little Flowers JHS as well.
Two matches were played in the opening day. The first was between Ringhim Sec School and Little Flowers JHS in which former won. The second match was between Mangan Sr Sec School and Passingdang Sec School in which Mangan became winner.
Final of the Tournament is scheduled on 13th November 2019.