Nagaland

3rd Hornbill Open Angling Competition held at Wokha

Dimapur, December 6 (NE): The third HORNBILL OPEN ANGLING COMPETITION 2019 was held on December four at Etlingera Patch under Wokha district where Moyithung Erui of Wokha was the champion.

The Host DAWN (District Anglers Wokha Nagaland) thanked the Department of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (Sponsor); Government of Nagaland; AAN (Anglers’ Association Nagaland (Organizer); District Administration Wokha; New Riphyim Students’ Union; LOU DHEP, NEEPCO; Etlingera Patch (Venue); Thilong Village Council; Volunteers; The Musicians; Riphyim Fishermen community; All the participants from around the globe and well wishers for Logistics support. DAWN further congratulates the Champion – MOYITHUNG ERUI of Wokha Village and all the Prize winners.

The event also coincided with the release of Chocolate Masheer fingerlings at Doyang Dam to increase the indigenous fish species and to boost the river ecosystem, this was said by event Organizer of DAWN in a notification.