|School badminton meet ends at Mangaldai|
MANGALDAI, Jan 6 - The 3rd edition of the Jibon Deka and Runu Deka memorial prize-money inter school badminton tournament, came to an end at the Gopinath Bordoloi Indoor Stadium here.
In the final matches played on Friday evening, Jumonnishi Hazarika beat Nayanika Priyadarshani 21-18, 21-10 to emerge champion in the girls open category.
In the boys U-10 category final Sandril Sarma beat Kunal Parashar 21-3, 21-8 while in U-14 Dipta Sundar Saikia defeated Afjalur Rahman 21-19 , 14-21, 21-5.
After the finals in a brief prize distribution ceremony, office bearers of Mangaldai Club including Dr Biren Deka, Dr Amarendra Narayan Deb, Basanta Deka among others gave away the prizes to the winners. A total of 45 young shuttlers from different schools of Mangaldai participated in the three-day long competition, which was organised to mark the foundation day of the Mangaldai Club.