Gangtok, November 12 (IPR): The Paljor Stadium was enthralled with much exciting exhibition match played between Chief Minister XI and Chief Secretary XI before the Final Match of 39th All India Governor’s Gold Cup Football Tournament was kicked off, today.
Hon’ble Chief Minister of Sikkim Shri Prem Singh Tamang (Golay) graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
The highly spirited exhibition Match was won by Minister XI in penalty shootout by 6-5 goals. The two half of fifty minutes match was concluded with the equal score of two goals from both the teams. The Goal Keeper of the winning team Hon’ble Minister Mr Sanjit Kharel saved a penalty shootout to register victory for minister’s team.
Hon’ble Speaker Shri L B Das, Ministers, MLAs, and Political Secretary to HCM Shri Jacob Khaling played under the Captainship of the Hon’ble Minister Dr. Mani Kumar Sharma while secretaries and officials participated for Secretary XI.