Shillong, Feb 4: The District Level Sports Meet 2022, organised by Uplifter Alternative in collaboration with Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Shillong, concluded today at Nongthymmai playground.
Several teams from Laitkroh, Mawphlang, Sohiong, Pynurlsa, Mawpat and Shella-Bholaganj participated in the two-day event.
Nongthymmai MDC Latiplang Kharkongor was the chief guest in the presence of Lawjynriew Rangbah Shnong Biki Lyngskor, and NYKS District Youth Coordinator D Rapsang.
The sports and games that were organised during the event were football, 100 metres race, tug of war and Mawpoiñ.
Trophies and certificates were distributed to the participants by National Youth Volunteers and members of Uplifter Alternative.
The event was conducted as part of the celebrations of 50 years of Meghalaya statehood and the theme of the programme was ‘Youth Signify Sportsman Spirit’. The NYKS endeavour in this regard is to promote sports activities among rural youth, help produce sports personalities and to identify rural talent who can further be nurtured.
The following were declared winners and runners-up in the various categories:
|Bitdor Sumer||Pynursla||100m race (boys)||1st Position|
|Pyrkhatjanai Kharkongor||Laitkroh||2nd Position|
|Johnsam Thabah||Sohiong||3rd Position|
|Iawanlang Nongbet||Mawphlang||100m race (girls)||1st Position|
|Joyfully Kharkasiang||Sohiong||2nd Position|
|Riyalam Lynnong||Shella-Bholaganj||3rd Position|
|Team Event||Mawphlang||Mawpoiñ (girls)||1st Position|
|Team Event||Laitkroh||Football (boys)||1st Position|
|Team Event||Mawpat||Tug of war(boys)||1st Position|
|Team Event||Mawpat||Tug of war (girls)||1st Position|
(Photo contributed by Uplifter Alternative)