49th SASA Athletic meet concludes

Dimapur, January 15 (MExN): The 49th SASA athletes meet which kick started from 13-15 at John Govt. High school Viswema with the motto "Send all Athletes up" concluded today with N.N. Zhasa Commissioner & Secretary Soil & water conservation, labour & Employment as the guest of honour. Gracing the closing function, Zhasa lauded the organisers for taking all the initiatives for the success of the meet. He also appreciated the village elders and govt. officials, frontal organisations for witnessing the meet and encouraging the athletes throughout the tournament.  He lauded the participants for playing with the spirit of sportmanship and encouraged the winners who will be representing the SASA in the coming ASA meet and wished good luck to all the selected athletes and to bring laurels to the area. He later gave away prizes to the winners. The programme was chaired by Dzüvichüto, General Secy. SASA, Invocation by Mrs. Thono Kechü, Vote of Thanks was said by Michael Neikha. Others who attended the closing function included Ketsore Mekro, Chairman Viswema Village Panchayat, Vizo Zhasa Asst. branch Manager, State Cooperative Bank. Kohima, SAPO, SAYO, Zhose chaya former Japhüphiki Krüna Krotho Chairman, govt. officials etc."

1. Individual champion (Men) -     
i.  Vitsozol Sothu of Viswema Village (Two Golds)
ii. Medolhou Sote of Mima Village (Two Golds)
2. Individual Champion (Women)
i. Krohonü Kikhi of Vismema Village (2 Golds)
3. Team Championship goes to Viswema Village with 67 Points.
4. Free Style Wrestling
i. 50 kgs - 1st - Mhashezokhol (Khuzhama)
ii. 60kgs - 1st - Tepuneito (Jakhama)
iii. 66 Kgs - 1st- Swedevikho Zhotso (Jakhama)
iv. 74 Kgs - 1st - Tesovisie (Phesama)