Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Cricket concrete practice pitch inaugurated at SJC (A)

The newly constructed Cricket Concrete Practice Pitch was inaugurated at St. Joseph’s College (A), Jakhama by advisor, Technical Education and Elections, Medo Yhokha on August 17.
According to DIPR report, Medo in his speech expressed gratitude to Nagaland Cricket Association for having the dreams and visions, and initiating hope and aspirations for the younger generation. He congratulated the NCA for choosing SJC (A) as one of its partners. He hoped that players from the college will be inducted to NCA in the near future.
Delivering his speech, secretary, Nagaland Cricket Association, Hyunilo Anilo Khing expressed happiness for choosing SJC (A), as a partner for development of the game and to take it further. He said sports was not only a discipline, but a multi-billion industry which brings people, communities and nations together.
He stressed on the need to polish, guide and help the players to come up to the national and international levels. He also said that NCA has constructed concrete practice pitches in all the districts of the state and in some sub-divisions and institutions under the initiative of the government of Nagaland to give equal importance to every sphere.
Earlier, Rev. Fr. Binoy Joseph, administrator, SJC (A) led the dedicatory prayer followed by unveiling and cutting of ribbons by the special guest.