Kohima, December 19: NPF MLA Khriehu Liezietsu today inaugurated the much needed Dapfhütsumia Indoor Stadium at D Khel Ground, Seikhazou, Kohima village.
Speaking on the occasion, Liezietsu while maintaining that Nagas are talented sportsperson, lamented that “we are unable to achieve much because of involvement in multi discipline.” He said sports is a very lucrative avenue and therefore one has to choose one event to become professionals and also work hard with discipline and dedication to excel.
Khriehu expressed hope that the stadium will help D Khel to nurture sporting talents while it can also be utilized for other community activities. He lauded the Department of Youth Resources and Sports and Dapfhütsumia Council for making the project a reality.
Building committee treasurer R Robert Kire while presenting the construction report said that it was completed at the cost of Rs 1.5 crore under State Plan provided by Youth Resources and Sports through the initiative of MLA Khriehu Liezietsu.
Chaired by D Khel council chairman Kelhouphilie Kire, the programme commenced with prayer by Pastor of CRC High School Area, Khriezosietuo Kire.
(Page News Service)