Rijiju inaugurates track at Shillong

Online Staff/GUWAHATI, Jan 4: Union Minister of State for Youth Affairs and Sports Kiren Rijiju inaugurated the Synthetic Athletic Track and field and a Synthetic Football Ground at SAI Training Centre in NEHU Campus, Shillong on Monday. The function was also attended by Subhash Basumatari, the director of the SAI (Regional Centre, Guwahati)
Addressing the gathering Rijiju said that Northeastern states have a huge potential in producing athletes who can easily compete in national as well as international events.
He added: The development of various sporting infrastructure plays a very important role in honing the skills of athletes. This beautiful SAI Training Centre at Shillong will also be made a high altitude training camp.”