|Abhiruchi Sports Day celebrated|
GUWAHATI, Sept 3 - The 36th edition of the Abhiruchi Sports Day which is organised on the occasion of the birthday of the first Arjuna Award winning athlete from Assam Bhogeswar Barua was celebrated in the State with pomp and gaiety.
With the central function here, the day started with a mass jogging that started at the Chandmari Flyover and culminated at the RG Baruah Sports Complex. A good number of athletes, mostly school children and reputed sportspersons, including Bhogeswar Barua himself, took part in the event.
After completion of the jogging, group dance and mass PT competitions were held at Deshbhakta Tarun Ram Phookan Indoor Stadium. The prizes will be distributed on September 7.
Results: (Mass Jogging) 1st-Kaliram Baruah Girls High School; 2nd-Kamrup Academy, 3rd-Maharshi Vidya Mandir, Lalmati; 4th-Bathani English School. (Highest participants) Arya Vidyapeeth HS School. (Mass jogging among clubs) 1st-SAI Guwahati; 2nd-Munchuria Kung Fu Academy; 3rd-Guwahati Kho-Kho Coaching Centre. (Group Dance) 1st-Sudarshan Public School; 2nd-Maharshi Vidya Mandir, Borsajai; 3rd-Maharshi Vidya Mandir, Lalmati; 4th-San Francis D Assisi School. (Mass PT) 1st-Sudarshan Public School; 2nd-Rajgarh Girls High School; 3rd-Rising Star School. – Sports Reporter