Namchi, 23rd December(IPR): The ‘Chief Minister One mile golden run’ with the mission sports and Olympic movement with fitness for all was launched today at Namchi, Central Park. Organized by the Sports and Youth Affairs Department the occasion was inaugurated by local gentry Shri. Ganesh Rai also present were officials from DAC (South), the staff of the sports department and participants at large.
There are three categories under Chief Minister One mile golden run namely under 14 and under 16 both for boys and girls and an open group as well. This tournament will be held every Saturday in all the BACs of the South District. In the under 14 category two boys and two girls who excel in one mile run from each BAC of the district will be selected to represent in the state-level function at Gangtok.
It may be mentioned here that this one-mile run was announced by the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri. P.S. Tamang during the occasion of Nation Sports Day, 2020.
Along with, one mile run cyclotron under Fit India movement also commenced today wherein a total of 25 participants took part. During the course of the sporting affairs certificates and medals were also distributed.