Abhiruchi Sports Day begins on Monday
Online Staff/GUWAHATI, Sep 1: The Abhiruchi Sports Day will be celebrated throughout the state on Monday. The central function will be held in Guwahati.
The president of organizing Committee Balendra Mohan Chakraborty today said that this year the Sports-Day programmes will be held in three phases in Guwahati. On September three, which is the birthday of Bhogeswar Baruah, only mass jogging would be held and it will be flagged off by renowned taekwondo coach frpom Manipur Y Khemchand. The other programmes that included PT and Inter Institution Dance, a seminar, Sports quiz Competition and Felicitation Function, will be held on September 8 and 9 respectively.
This year altogether 57 state players, who represented India during last one year, would be felicitated by the Abhiruchi Group. Three annual awards-Gopal Barua Memorial promising player, RG Baruah Memorial Sports Organizer and Chidananda Das Memorial Coach award will also be handed over at the felicitation function on September 9. Nipon Das and Navajit Malakar, the two coaches of Hima Das, are selected for the Chidananda Das Memorial coach award. Bishnuram Nunisa, the secretary of Assam Sepak Takraw Association will receive the RG Baruah Memorial Sports organizer award while Aryaman Das (TT) and Kishanu Mech (Football) are selected for the Gopal Barua Memorial promising player.