Assam bag top spot in EZ Athletics

Online Staff/GUWAHATI, Dec 29: Assam bagged top spot in the East Zone Junior Athletics championship which concluded at the Indira Gandhi Athletics Stadium here today. Host altogether collected 26 gold 32 silver and 22 bronze medals in the meet and finished collecting 462 points.
Jharkhand (298), Bihar (135) and Tripura (95) took second, third and fourth spot respectively in the points table.
Altogether 353 athletes from nine states participated in the 2-day championship.
The closing function of the meet was attended by MP of Guwahati Constituency Queen Oja, former international athlete Tayabun Nesca, Director of the Sports and Youth Welfare Dharmakanta Mili, Treasurer of the Assam Olympic Association Tapan Das and the officials of the Assam Athletics Association.
IMAGE CAPTION: Former International athlete Tayabun Nesca handing over the award to an athlete during closing function of East Zone Junior Athletics in Guwahati on Tuesday.