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Badminton Tournament For Girls And Women Kicks Off At Mokokchung

Badminton Tournament for girls and women Kicks Off At Mokokchung
(SDO (C) Mokokchung, Dharam Raj, IAS, speaking at the opening programme of BBBP badminton tournament Mokokchung on February 11, 2021| Photo: DIPR)

Kohima, February 11 (NEx): “Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Beti Khelao” Badminton tournament 2021 for girls and women kick started at Mokokchung today, which is organized by the District Administration & DLCW-MSK (BBBP) Mokokchung District and co-hosted by Mokokchung District Badminton Association.

The Tournament is scheduled to be held on February 11th & 12th, 2021 at the Indoor Badminton Stadium, Mokokchung under the category of Under 11 years, Under 15 years and Open category.

Special guest for the opening programme, Dharam Raj, IAS, SDO (C), Mokokchung spoke on the importance of BBBP and its initiatives & programmes for the development of the girl child in the country. He called upon every girl child to take active interest in sports for the physical development of a person. Welcome note was delivered by Kathyinla Jamir, EAC (P) Mokokchung.

(News source: DIPR)