Dimapur, January 12: Nagaland Minister for HE&TE and Tribal Affairs and State BJP president Temjen Imna Along graced the 8th Japukong Youth Meet 2020 at Longchem today as the valedictory guest. He was accompanied by the Alongtaki mandel BJP president and BJP party karyakatas.
The Minister said from 9 villages, today there are about 16 villages under Japukong and since ages talks are going on about unity but till date we don’t see unity in reality. “There are misunderstandings and oppositions at all levels down to individuals,” he lamented.
Calling on the gathering, especially the youths, not to vie for easy money or try to grab opportunities through backdoors but focus on one’s goals and work hard, he said students should study diligently for academic excellence. “Then, very soon our generation will be able to taste the fruit of unity in our society and instil the sense of responsibility as good citizens worthy of the soil,” he said.
For interested youths in the field of volleyball, the Minister on the occasion announced to constitute a corpus fund of Rs 5 lakhs, which will be used to coach and train both men and women enthusiasts in all the villages under Japukong for which JYO was asked to take the initiative.
The 8th Japukong Youth Meet 2020 volleyball championship trophies were bagged by Lakhuni men’s team and Japu women team.
(Page News Service)