Khiamniungan emerge winner of Tug of war

Khiamniungan emerge winner of Tug of war
Ao and Khiamniungan teams in action during a game of tug of war held at the Naga Heritage Village, Kisama on December 6. (DIPR Photo)

 

Tug of war in traditional Naga Style also considered an indigenous game coinciding Hornbill Festival took place at the main arena of the Naga Heritage Village, Kisama on December 6. The game was organised by the Department of Youth Resources & Sports. Khiamniungan tribe strengthened against Ao tribe to emerge as winner. The champions Khiamniungan also grabbed a cash of Rs. 20,000. The runners up also received a cash of Rs 10,000. All the tribes of Nagaland participated in the competition.

(Morung Express News)