NRA participates in NEZ shooting c’ship

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Dimapur, August 14: The 6th North East Zone Shooting Championship 2018 was held at Aizawl, Mizoram from August 6 to 13. Altogether 225 shooters from Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram and Nagaland participated at the championship. Assam walked away with the team championship followed by Manipur.
Six shooters from Nagaland Rifle Association represented the State. Merang Jamir achieved gold in 50 meter .22 Peep Sight Rifle Prone Veteran Individual and also received the Gajen Chandra Kalita Memorial Running Trophy, North East Zone Shooting Championship (Officials) Best Rifle Shooter along with a cash award of Rs 5,000.
Sesou Nuh, 13 years old from G Rio School, Kohima scored 366/400 under the youth women individual and Vipeto Shohe, 13 years old from G Rio School, Kohima scored 365/400 under the youth men individual to qualify for the 62nd National Shooting Championship Competitions (NSCC) 2018 to be held at the Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Ranges, New Delhi from November 16 to 30. (Page News Service)