TNA Alumni Carnival on March 6, 7

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TNA Alumni Carnival on March 6, 7

DICHEN ONGMU

GANGTOK,: Tashi Namgyal Academy Alumni Association (TNAAA) is organising a two-day TNA Alumni Carnival 2021 with full pomp and festivity at TNA here on March 6 and 7.
The carnival will be marked by a series of events including VN Langer Cup futsal tournament, live performances by alumni and magic show by one of the alumnus.
Druing the carnival, a cricket funfair is also being organised by Sikkim Cricket Association in collaboration with the TNAAA for promotion of cricket among youngsters.
TNAAA president and organising committee chiarman Jigmey Namgyal said the VN Langer Cup is a tribute to the first principal of the school.
“Alumni from five decades will be coming together in this tournament. Aakraman FC and Futsal Association of Sikkim will be extending their technical support,” informed Namgyal.
TNA principal and chief patron of the carnival, M.G. Jacob appreciated the initiatives of the TNAAA. “Since the alumni are the souls of any institution this event can be informative and motivational to the students. I hope the students and school will benefit from this event,” he said.
About the cricket funfair, Sikkim Cricket Association joint secretary Karma Lendup Bhutia, informed that the event is aimed at encouraging physical activities amongst the youngsters. “We want to promote sports among children in the State and therefore we have organised gaming sessions and quiz competitions where we will be giving away prizes to the winners,” he added.  

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