Imphal, Dec 8,
After exhilarating over 04 days high voltage ” Kasa Koso Football Tournament-2018 “ involving 10 teams of different villages and sports club came to an end today i.e. on 08/12/18. The tournament was kicked off on 05/12/2018 in play ground of Pudunamei village, Mao . 109 BN CRPF is organizing such event with an objective to extend the hands of friendship and to encourage the youth to honour the diversity of our society and to promote game spirit. 109 Bn CRPF sponsored this football tournament under the aegis of Shri. Rajesh Kumar,IPS, IGP, M&N Sector CRPF under Civic Action Programme 2018
On the occasion, Chief Guest Sh. L.Daikho praised the initiative of 109BN CRPF to promote games by organizing such tournament. He also said that this kind of work will accelerate the feeling of indelible brotherhoodship between CRPF and people of Mao. Honorable chief guest felicitated with trophies to the winner and runners-up teams. He also gave cash prize of Rs. 10,000/- and Rs. 5,000/- respectively to the Winner & Runner-up team. In this tournament sports dresses and Medals were distributed to all the players of winners and runners up teams by 109 Bn CRPF. The Motto of the tournament was to promote harmony among different community and to encourage sportsmanship.
In the final match, Song Song youth and student organisation clinched the trophy by defeating Fiishufii (Pudunamei) by 4 - 0. The chairman and villagers of surrounding areas appreciated the excellent work done by CRPF for their community in the remote areas of Manipur.
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