Imphal, Aug 24,
Mantripukhri battalion of HQ IGAR (South) conducted Inter School Basketball Competition as a part of Annual Sports tournament for the year 2018-19 at the Assam Rifles Public School, Mantripukhri, from 21st – 23rd August. A total of seven Assam Rifles Public Schools under IGAR (South) participated in the said competition to include schools from Mantripukhri, Keithelmanbi, Jwalamukhi, Maram, Pallel, Thoubal and Kakching. The event commenced with a motivational inaugural speech by the Vice-Chairman, ARPS, Mantripukhri to all young participants. The competition started with league matches in which all teams displayed great skills and team spirit to excel. ARPS, Mantripukhri with better co-ordination, skill level and stamina outclassed their counterparts and lifted the winning trophy defeating ARPS, Pallel in the finals.
Players and Team Captains appreciated the smooth conduct of matches in terms of providing better facilities in terms of basketball court, experienced referees and transparency in conduct of the matches. Winning team will now represent IGAR (S) at DGAR Inter School Basketball Competition scheduled from 27th -31st August at Dimapur.