JAGUN: The All Assam 56th Inter District Junior Boys & Girls Volleyball Championship 2021 kicked off to a grand opening ceremony at Ledo Patkai Stadium under Margherita Sub Division here on Friday evening.
A total number of 48 teams, of which 40 are boys and 8 girls team are set to participate in the night championship organised by Margherita Coaching Centre and Ledo Youth Club under the aegis of Assam Volleyball Association and Tinsukia District Sports Association,
The opening ceremony began with lighting of 56 earthen lamps and hoisting of 56 flags by distinguished persons of Margherita Sub Division.
Organising committee president and member secretary of State Level Advisory Committee for Youth and Students Welfare Lakhya Konwar in his welcome address spoke about the growing importance of Sports activities in Margherita Sub Division and Upper Assam.
Lahowal Constituency MLA Rituparna Baruah and vice president of Assam Volleyball Association was present as the chief guest in the grand inaugural event.
Cultural programme by various communities of Margherita region were performed in the opening ceremony which enthralled the crowd present.
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