Sikkim: “Mapping of Tribal Sports Talent” held at Namchi

Sikkim: “Mapping of Tribal Sports Talent” held at Namchi

GANGTOK | January 27, 2020:

The Tribal Research Institute, in collaboration with Sports and Youth Affairs Department, Government of Sikkim, organised its third edition of Mapping of Tribal Sports Talents at Namchi today.

The programme was Funded by Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India.

The department conducted various sports talent hunts such as Volleyball, Karate, Taekwondo, Football and Badminton.

The tribal children's coming from different localities of South district actively participated in these event under careful guidance of the respective coaches.

Best two talents from each categories will be invited to showcase their skills at Gangtok later.

The department proposes to sponsor best 10 talents to visit Sports Academy outside the state in next financial year.

A similar kind of talent hunts activities will be conducted in West and East district very soon.

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