Tripura: All-India NIT football tournament begins in Agartala

Tripura: All-India NIT football tournament begins in Agartala

AGARTALA: A three-day long All India NIT Football Tournament begins at NIT campus premises in Agartala.

The NIT Agartala organized the three-day long contest.

Total 300 students and officials from 15 NITs of various states in the
country took part in the tournament. Tripura's Arjuna awardee gymnast – Mantu Debnath and other sports personalities would be present in the valedictory programme, i.e., on October 23.

"NIT Agartala always conducts various types of sports competitions.
Besides study, students also take active part in various state-level,
East Zonal inter-university meet, NIT meets. My team is focusing to
being development in education structure, as well as sports, physical
education in the campus," NIT director – professor Gopal Mugeraya
said.

The NIT has decided to conduct next convocation on November 12.
Renowned film actor Nana Patekar is expected to arrive NIT Agartala a day before the convocation to felicitate Dipa Karmakar for her outstanding performance in the Rio Olympics.

(TNT News)

Featured image(courtesy): Deccan Chronicle(representational)

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