NONGSTOIN | SEPT 24, 2020:
The office of the District Sports Officer, in collaboration with the District Sports Promotion Society and District Programme Officer (DPO), ICDS Cell West Khasi Hills (WKH), organised the "Fit India Freedom Run 2020" and an awareness programme on Poshan Maah at the office compound of the Deputy Commissioner, WKH.
Around 32 men and 12 women took part in the event despite the incessant rain. The run was flagged off by the Deputy Commissioner, WKH, T. Lyngwa, in the presence of WKH SP H.G. Lyngdoh and others.
While addressing the gathering, Lyngwa said that sportsmen require a good and well-balanced diet and encouraged the participants to adopt the same.
He also urged them to encourage others to stay fit and healthy."Run can be anywhere anytime and let us get freedom from laziness, stress and diseases," he said.
Others who spoke included the DPO of the ICDS Cell, Nongstoin, B. Nengnong and the DSO of WKH, P.B. War Nongbri.