Tezpur crown ID soccer title

Online Staff/GUWAHATI, Feb 13: Tezpur won the senior Inter District soccer title beating Barpeta in a well contested final by 2-1 at Lanka today. Rohit Musahary and Syed Sahu scored for the winning team while Barpeta reduced one through Zahirul. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal attended the final as the Chief Guest. In a brief speech Chief Minister today said that sports forge universal brotherhood and camaraderie and they are played by all cutting across all boundaries. He also said that standard of sports in general and football in particular is growing in the state. MLA Shiladitya Deb, Secretary of Assam Football Association Ankur Dutta and a host of dignitaries were also present at the event