3rd SLTTFT gets underway

ITANAGAR, Sep 7: The 3rd State Level Teachers’ Trophy Football Tournament (SLTTFT) was kicked off at the Dera Natung Government College (DNGC) playground here on Saturday.
The inaugural match was played between Don Bosco College and DNGC. Don Bosco College won the match by 2-0 goals.
Phassang Tama and Sanjay Sidisow scored a goal each for the winning team in the 7th and the 72nd minute, respectively.
MLA Laisam Simai attended the inaugural ceremony, and spoke about the importance of games and sports in life. He assured to provide every possible help to the organizer of the tournament, the Ajing United Club [AUC], in its future endeavours.
AUC chairman Pinku presented a brief on the club’s activities and its future plans.
Eighteen teams are participating in the weeklong tournament.
Among others, Arunachal Law Students’ Union president Yurum Tamin attended the opening ceremony.