By our Sports Reporter
GUWAHATI, Feb 13: Tezpur lifted the senior Inter District soccer title defeating Barpeta by 2-1 in the fil held at Lanka today. Rohit Musahary and Syed Sahu scored for Tezpur while Barpeta reduced one through Zahirul. Earlier Chief Minister Sarbanda Sonowal attended the fil as the Chief Guest. Speaking on the occasion Chief Minister said that sports forge universal brotherhood and camaraderie and they are played by all cutting across all boundaries. He also said that standard of sports in general and football in particular is growing in Assam. MLA Shiladitya Deb, Assam Football Association Secretary Ankur Dutta and a host of dignitaries were also present at the event.