Cycling event held to mark Children’s Day

HAPOLI, 14 Nov: The Ziro Mountain Bike Club organized a bicycle race for children under 12 years of age at Padi Yubey Outdoor Stadium here in Lower Subansiri district on Sunday to mark Children’s Day.

Twenty-five children participated in the event, which was flagged off by District Agriculture Officer Tasso Butung.

Modop Lahiri (11) won the first prize, while Aiti Lama (11) and Michi Lari (11) stood second and third, respectively.

Seven-year-old Punyo Jaber was adjudged the ’emerging rider’.

The youngest to participate in the event was five-year-old Khyoda Romila. (DIPRO)