Phek, December 11: MLA Kuzholuzo (Azo) Nienu today graced the opening ceremony of the 45th Sports meet of Middle Khomi Youth Organization (MKYO) at the newly constructed local ground of Middle Khomi under Phek district.
Gracing the occasion as special guest, he said that the need of the hour today is to have a comprehensive state sports policy for all discipline in order to take the talented sportspersons forward.
“Government needs to give more importance for promotion of sports and invest more funds towards sports activities in the state,” Azo urged.
Also speaking on the occasion, MLA Kezhienyi Khalo called upon the participants to exhibit their best skills and improve further.
He thanked Azo for always standing tall towards the welfare and progress of the Chakhesang community.
Earlier, welcome address was delivered by MKYO president Zalezo Vero while MKYO sports secretary Verayi Tenenu administered oath to the five participating teams.
The opening ceremony was chaired by Vediisii Lohe while vote of thanks was proposed by Middle Khomi Village Council chairman Vekhotso Lohe.
The meet will conclude on December 15.
(Page News Service)