Youth Week celebrated
FROM OUR REPORTER
SHILLONG, Jan 31: MLA from Mawlai constituency stressed on instilling a sense of unity among the people of the locality during a month-long Youth Week celebration of Mawlai Syllaikariah which concluded here on Saturday.
The Youth Week organized by the Seng Samla, Mawlai Syllaikariah kicked off on January 15 with sports events like football, basketball, cricket, carom board, tug of war, race besides dancing and singing competition, debate and quiz competition, extempore speech and fancy dress competition.
Speaking at the function, Syiemlieh said that this kind of events is very important for instilling a sense of closeness and togetherness among the people of the locality.
He also lauded the Seng Samla Shnong Mawlai Syllaikariah for organising such event to provide a platform for the young people. “We have an abundant of talented youngster in our state and I believe that they will make full use of their talents,” Syiemlieh said. “The youths are the assets of the state and the country as a whole,” he added.