Gandhi, Ruson and Oken win traditional archery competition

PASIGHAT, Dec 3:Gandhi Tatakand RusonTagguof Rani village along with Okeng Ering of Boying village, secured first, second and third positions respectively in the second phase of traditional archery competition being organized by the Sigar Military Station at the Gidi Notoko ground, here on last Sunday.
Earlier, 25 archers from Subansiri Valley, Siyom Valley and Siang Valley competed during the first phase of competition which was held in the last week of November.
On the occasion, the Sigar Military Station Commander said that the event was organized to provide a platform to theyoung budding talents to showcase their talent and revive the traditional art of archery.
He further encouraged the young archers to take up archery as a professional sport and bring laurels to the country.