Commissioner & Secretary, Government of Nagaland, T Mhabemo Yanthan and others at the inaugural day of 3rd Inter Club Badminton Tournament 2019, Dimapur on August 22.
Dimapur, August 22 (MExN): The 3rd Inter Club Badminton tournament under the aegis of Dimapur District Badminton Association kicked off today at Kuda Youth Indoor stadium in Dimapur.
The three-day tournament is organised by Elite Club with an objective to bring “badminton lovers together and build friendship among the players.”
All together 124 teams from nine clubs affiliated under the Dimapur District Badminton Association are taking part in the event.
Speaking at the inaugural function, Commissioner and Secretary, Tourism, T Mhabemo Yanthan said that sports has a huge tourism potential that can earn revenue for government and also provide employment opportunities.
Stating that it is a profit making event for the sports body, he called for accommodative mindset and move towards sports development and stressed on the need for every sports players to explore their inner strength and pursue their professional career.
Minister PHED, Jacob Zhimomi will grace the closing function as special guest on August 24.