Sports

Likho wins traditional shot put competition

Correspondent Kohima, Dec 9 (NPN) | Publish Date: 12/9/2018 12:19:44 PM IST

Likho Sangma from Garo tribe won the traditional shot put competition held at Naga Heritage Village, Kisama on Sunday. 

The competition was organised by Department of Youth Resources & Sports and supported by Department of Tourism. 

The competition saw 15 people representing different tribes of the state.

In the competition, Sangma managed to throw the 20kg stone to 16.6 m to take the title and walked home with a cash of Rs 7000. 

Second position Keleseho (15.8 m) from Angami tribe received a cash of Rs 5000. 

Third place Chinglei Phom from Phom community (15. 7 feet) was awarded Rs.3000. 


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