Minister Shri Lok Nath Sharma attends the Balachaturdashi Mela Cup Open Football Tournament 2019 at Legship

Gyalshing, 2nd December, 2019 (IPR): Minister-cum-Area MLA of Gyalshing Bermiok constituency Shri Lok Nath Sharma attended the final match of the Balachaturdashi Mela Cup Open Football Tournament 2019 as the Chief Guest at Community Ground, Legship, today.

Brotherhood FC Ranipool won the Tournament in the exciting final match by 4-2 goals against Childhood FC Namchi. The tournament was organised by Legship based NGO Manav Sewa Samiti.

The winner team of the tournament Brotherhood Ranipool was presented Trophy along with the Cash Award of Rupees One Lakh while the Runners-up Namchi received Rs. Seventy Thousand only along with the Trophy.

Minister Sharma, in his address, informed that the Constituency Level Football Tournament is scheduled to be organised at Bermiok from 16th to 26th December 2019 in coordination with the Sports and Youth Affairs Department. The best performing player will be selected under the supervision of departmental officials and further more prestigious platform will be availed to the selected local players.

He mentioned that the ongoing construction of new road connectivity from 8th Mile to Omchung School will be accomplished at the earliest and the proposed work pertaining to the establishment of Rock Climbing at the steep hill of Community Ground shall be initiated next year.

Minister also outlined the Youth centric programmes of the state government under the leadership of the Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri P.S Tamang and informed that a Coaching Centre for Civil Service Examination will also be inaugurated for the educated youths.

Further, he urged people to maintain unity and communal harmony and to extend support and cooperation for the all round development of the constituency.

During the programme Minister Sharma also distributed Three Hundred numbers of Chairs to Gyalshing Omchung Zilla Territorial based five registered Non Governmental Organisations under Gyalshing Bermiok constituency. Minister handedover one hundred chairs to Manav Sewa Samiti- Legship while the other four NGOs including Milan Samaj- Omchung , Jana Kalyan Samaj 5th Mile/Omchung, Jana Suraksha Samaj-Middle Gyalshing and Pragati Samaj 8th Mile/ Gyalshing received fifty chairs each.

The Legship Taxi Driver Association also donated one Oxygen Cylinder for the Medical Ambulance of Manav Sewa Samiti.

On the occasion the Organizing Committee felicitated and honoured Minister Sharma for his remarkable social works and other noble deeds.

The programme also saw colorful cultural performances