17th State Triathlon C’ship gets underway from tomorrow


Two-day long 17th State Triathlon championship started from today at Laxminarayan Bari Dighi in Agartala. From different subdivisions of the state around 100 athletes took part in the tournament as the main championship will be held tomorrow.

Boy’s and Girl’s in Sub Junior, Junior and Senior category will take part in both Triathlon and Aquathlon events.

In the evening today the championship has been inaugurated by Secretary of Tripura Olympic association Sujit Roy and Former Sports Officer Arindam Ganguly.

In the prize distribution ceremony tomorrow at 8.30 am Golden Girl Dipa Karmakar, Secretary of Tripura Sports Council Dilip Chakraborty, Sports officer Mrinal Das will remain present. Sujit Roy will preside over the ceremony.