Athletic talent hunt organized by ONGC at Namchi

Report by: 
SANJAY AGARWAL
RONGPO
26 Nov 2018

The ONGC Limited on Monday in association with Nurturing Excellence in Sports Trust, An NGO based in Delhi, organized an athletic talent hunt for middle distance running in 800m and 1500m categories for both boys and girls aged between 15 and 17 years at Namchi Singithang Ground, South Sikkim. A total of 292 athletes from four districts participated in the event .Out of them seven athletes were selected for both the categories and they would be competing for another trial shortly amongst all North-eastern states and the hill areas of West Bengal. The programme was successful during the day especially due to the support and effort of A.D Sports Department (South) Basant Pradhan and his entire team.