Govt for promotion of Naga wrestling

Kohima, March 8 (MExN): Youth Resources & Sports advisor Er. Zale Neikha appreciated the Nagaland Wrestling Association (NWA) for organizing the 12th Open Naga Wrestling 2019 successfully and for been able to garner wrestlers from other parts of India and abroad in this edition.

In a press release, he stated that the PDA government under the dynamic leadership of Neiphiu Rio supports and takes keen interest in the promotion of Naga wrestling as a sport at the international level.

He further congratulated the wrestlers from India and abroad, whose participation has added colour and name to the Naga wrestling.

With this initiative, our traditional Naga wrestling can gain popularity and has all the credentials to be recognized at the national and international level in the near future, he stated.