Holy Cup football tournament starts at Rangpo

Tuesday, Mar 02, 2021 08:15 [IST]

Last Update: Tuesday, Mar 02, 2021 02:32 [IST]

Holy Cup football tournament starts at Rangpo

sanjay Agarwal

RANGPO: Holi Cup open football tournament started today at Rangpo playground.
The opening match was played between Pendam Football Academy and 3rd IRB Mangaley. Pendam FA won the match and entered the second round of the tournament.
On the opening day, footballer Nirmal Chettri, the brand ambassador of the tournament, was felicitated by the organising committee.
Letters of appreciation were also presented to chief patron K.B. Neupaney patron Ajay Agarwal and NHPC chairman Prashant Pradhan who was present as the chief guest.
On Tuesday, Mustang Sang will face CSA Blue.

Sikkim at a Glance

  • Area: 7096 Sq Kms
  • Capital: Gangtok
  • Altitude: 5,840 ft
  • Population: 6.10 Lakhs
  • Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 to over 28,509 ft above sea level
  • Climate:
  • Summer: Min- 13°C - Max 21°C
  • Winter: Min- 0.48°C - Max 13°C
  • Rainfall: 325 cms per annum
  • Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi