ITANAGAR, The Ganga Panchayat on Monday has won the IIIrd panchayat football tournament in the final match played at Nyokum ground here at Jullang in a deciding match with Popu panchayat.
The tournament was organized by Jullang Panchayat. Jully valley youth welfare association. All total 8 teams from various gram panchayat segments have played with began on November 24th.
The final match was played between Ganga and Popu which was won by 0/2 in the final.
Itanagar MLA Techi Kaso, Itanagar ZPM Taro Tagia as chief guest and guest of honour. Arunachal Cricket Association (ACA) President TC Tok, Itanagar EAC Ayeng Perme, DACO Tem Kaya witnessed the final match and also attended the prize distribution ceremony.
Local MLA Techi Kaso motivates the players and locals to organise such events which give lots of energy and also support in maintaining fitness and good health. He emphasizes that the government also gives due attention to the rural youths and select able and efficient players who get opportunity to play at state level, national and to international level and bring laurels for their village, panchayat, district and state in time to come.
He assured to take up the issue raised by the panchayat leaders in the memorandum submitted by Tana Taho Tara, Jullang GP Chairperson.
Guest of honour ZPM Taro Tagia also addressed the function.
A memorandum was also submitted on the occasion from Jullang panchayat, Chimpu Panchayat, Chimi Panchayat, Ganga Panchayat, Batt Panchayat for construction of drainage system, land development, protection wall and other.