Kharsawan, Shachindra Kumar Dash: District Football League Arjuna Cup organized by Seraikela Kharsawan District Sports Association had a colorful conclusion on Saturday at Arjuna Stadium in Kharsawan. Union Minister for Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda mainly attended the closing ceremony. Addressing the gathering, he said that today India is making waves across the world in the field of sports. The Government of India is continuously working in the interest of sports and players. The Government of India is running many schemes to encourage sports. Seraikela-Kharsawan district is far ahead in terms of sports. Arjun Munda said that the administration should send a proposal for building a grand stadium in the district, the central government will do the work of building the stadium here. During this program, many important persons who played notable roles in the field of sports, art and culture were honored.
Have set a new record by winning 100 medals in Asian Games: Munda
Union Minister Arjun Munda said that this time India is performing brilliantly in the Asian Games. A new record has been set by winning 100 medals till date. The thrill of football is hidden in every youth here. Seraikela Kharsawan has long ago made its place in the national map in the field of archery. Here footballers, athletes and other players are also making the district proud by performing well. He appealed to the players to move forward by setting goals towards building a future in the field of sports.
Many celebrities were honored
During the program, many important persons who played notable roles in the field of sports, art and culture were honored. Union Minister Arjun Munda honored Chhau Guru Tapan Patnaik, Chhau mask artist Sushant Kumar Mohapatra, Ashok Pradhan of Ashoka International School, Amrit Kumar Srivastava, Rajesh Sahu, Amit Kumar, Mrityunjay Kumar, Rajesh Lath, Ramakrishna Kumar etc.
Colorful program was organized along with football
A colorful cultural program was organized during the football competition. The artists danced and sang songs. During this, mainly District President of Archery Association Meera Munda, former MLA Mangal Soy, ADC Subodh Kumar, BDO Gautaman Kumar, CO Sheela Oraon, DSO Amit Kumar, District President of Olympic Association Manoj Kumar, Dr. Hasan Imam of Hand Ball Association, DSA Secretary Mo Dildar, Umesh Singhdev, Pinaki Ranjan, Chief Manendra Jamuda, Police Station Incharge Pintu Kumar Mahatha, BJP District President Vijay Mahato, Ganesh Mahli, Uday Singhdev etc. were present.