Kohima | April 16
Five prominent chess players from Nagaland are taking part at the 2nd Nagaon Open International FIDE Rating Chess Tournament 2021, which commenced today at ADP College Indoor Stadium, Nagaon in Assam.
The five players from Nagaland include Mughaho Awomi, Melesai Dawhuo, Sukhavi Achumi, Toikhu Awomi and Pikuto Chishi.
Organized by the Nagaon District Chess Association, this tournament is recognized by the All Assam Chess Association and All India Chess Association. The tournament features Open category, Under 9, Under 13 and Under 15 category.
Rs. 2, 75,000 has been set aside as the total prize money for the tournament which will go on till April 20.