SUBJECT : The NSS club of Namchi Public School organized a cross country race with a theme “Make a difference with your run

Gangtok, November 16, 2017: The NSS club of Namchi Public School organized a cross country race with a theme “Make a difference with your run” in Namchi today. The event is one of their many undertakings in the success of the ‘Swachh Bharat, Swachh Sikkim’ mission, a press release from the school informs.

The cross country race was organized for boys and girls in three categories-sub-juniors, juniors and seniors. The starting point for the sub-juniors was from Bhaichung Stadium, while for juniors and seniors the race was flagged off from Chaar Dhaam and helipad respectively. The finishing point for all three races was the central park at Namchi.

Large number of school students took part in the race. The first, second and third in all three categories were given medals.

The guests of honour for the event were South SP Y. Shiv Prasad, SFA president Binod Rai, Namchi SDM Sunil Mothey, WRRD DE Rinzing D. Gyaltsen Bhutia, municipal executive officer Rajiv Rai and DSO Basant Pradhan. They presented the medals to the winners.

The school plans to organize similar events in large scale in the near future.

Source: Sikkim Express