Kohima, December 14 (MExN): The 48th Games & Sports meet of the Thenyizumi Youth Social Welfare Organisation (TYSWO) got underway on December 14 at Thenyizu local ground with MLA Dr. Chotisuh Sazo as the chief guest.
In his address, the chief guest asked the participants to maintain discipline and asked them to choose a particular sport to be a professional sportsperson emphasizing the examples of Naga Olympian Dr. T. Ao and Chekrovolu Swuro. He further impressed upon the youths to put their hard effort in order to earn their livelihood in any field they choose.
Challenging the youth to take up sports as a career, he said successful sportsperson have more advantage for appointment in Government institute. He also recapitulates the aged old friendship bond between Thenyizu and Phusachodu village.
The youth President Vekhruzo Thisa in his presidential address has congratulate Venuzo Dawhuo, the wrestler for bringing laurel to the village in different fields of sports at national and international levels and also state archery coach Hunezo Thisa for being the recipient of Dr. T. Ao’s award.
The track and field events got underway as the four-day meet will conclude on December 18.