Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Sports fraternity mourns demise of athletics coach

The sports fraternity in Nagaland has expressed deep grief at the demise of athletics coach, department of Youth Resources & Sports, Awala Walling, who passed away in Dimapur on Tuesday.
Nagaland Athletics: Nagaland Athletics has expressed shock at the sudden demise of athletics coach, Awala Walling.
In a condolence message, Nagaland Athletics president Abu Metha described late Awala as a dedicated and disciplined person, who was responsible for training and grooming several champion sportspersons during her career as an athletics coach.
Nagaland Athletics said the sports fraternity had lost a dedicated disciple and the athletics community had lost one of its strongest pillars.
Nagaland Athletics conveyed deepest condolences to the members of the bereaved family.
NOA: Nagaland Olympic Association (NOA) has expressed deep grief at the demise of Awala Walling.
In a condolence message, NOA assistant secretary general Neivikuolie Khatsu described late Awala Walling made many positive contributions towards the development of sports, especially in the field of athletics.
“She was a disciplined person who gave her best efforts towards grooming young talents and turning them into champions”, NOA said.
While acknowledging her contributions and sacrifices towards sports and sportspersons, NOA conveyed condolences to the members of the bereaved family.