DIMAKUCHI, UDALGURI, OCT 8: Dimakuchi mini stadium in Udalguri district is ready to welcome participants and sports fraternities in the 1st inter sixth schedule premier league-2022 (ISPL-2022) which is kick starting on Sunday with 14 day-long programme scheduled.
Necessary preparation and arrangements are so far met final touched this evening at Dimakuchi mini stadium for holding the opening match of the first ever ISPL-2022 with grand manner.
The Dimakuchi mini stadium has been decorated with attractive looking besides seat arrangements for VVIP/VIP/guests as well spectators inside the stadium that has been trying to create an enthusiasm environment among the sports loving citizens.
A total of 8 teams are participating the event representing different sixth schedule councils of north eastern states of the India, which has been organising by Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) government for building a better net working, mutual understanding and to provide a platform to the youths in the field of sports across the north eastern region of India.
The participating teams from sixth schedule councils from different states of the north-eastern region are reached in Dimakuchi of Udalguri, which are included Lai Autonomous District Council (Mizoram), Mara Autonomous District Council (Mizoram), Chakma Autonomous District Council (Mizoram), Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (Tripura), Garo Hills Autonomous Council (Meghalaya), Dima Hasao Autonomous Council (Assam), Karbi Anglong Autonomous Council (Assam) and host Bodoland Territorial Region (Assam).
Notably, the closing ceremony will held at SAI SAG centre, Titaguri in Kokrajhar on 23rd October in a grand manner.
The league matches of the event will also be organised at Bijni district sports association (BDSA) ground in Chirang, district sports complex, Bathoupuri, Mushalpur in Baksa and Kokrajhar district sports association (KDSA) ground in Kokrajhar.
The championship team would be awarded trophy and cash Rs.3 lakh while runners up team would be given away trophy and cash Rs.2 lakh respectively.
On the grand opening ceremony on Sunday, Assam assembly speaker Biswajit Daimary, Assam cabinet minister Urkhao Gwra Brahma, BTR CEM Pramod Boro, deputy CEM Gabinda Chandra Basumatary, BTCLA speaker Katiram Boro, Rajya Sabha MP Rwngwra Narzary, Lok Sabha MP Dilip Saikia, Social entrepreneur Riniki Bhuyan are attending as chief guest and invited.
The opening match will also be witnessed a grand multi cultural showcase representing different communities, friendly football match between BTR elected members vs Dima Hasao Autonomous Council elected members.
A total of 500 Bodo damsels will present a beautiful Bodo traditional dance on the event to attract the attending audience.
BTR executive member and co-chairman of organising committee for ISPL-2022, Daobaisa Boro said that necessary preparation and arrangements are completes smoothly for holding the ISPL event in a grand manner.
He said that so far participating teams from the sixth schedule councils are arrived at the event venue and citizens of the region waiting for the enthusiastic event.
He said that ISPL sports event is highlighting the social integration and tranquility among the peoples of the north-eastern states.
Boro said that the ISPL event is a sport’s event to create a space for bringing healthy sporting environment among the generations in the region.
He has appealed to all citizens of the region to extend support and cooperation to make the ISPL a grand success.
Chief executive member of Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) said that the BTR government has been stepping up to create a sporting environment among the coming up generations in the Bodoland region and accordingly initiated the first ever ISPL event to promote sporting environment across the northeastern region.
He said that the football teams from several sixth schedule councils from the northeastern states are participating the event with great enthusiastic environment and creating an integration cutting across the communities.
” There is a strong potentiallity of sports across the northeastern states including Bodoland as many famous footballers are hailing from Bodoland region”, Boro said.
” The BTR government is initiating to organise the mega football event in Bodoland to create a congenial sport’s environment among the youths and to provide a platform to the youths in the field of sports in the entire north eastern region. Especially, Bodoland region as well entire north eastern region have a potentiality of sports”, Boro said.
He has appealed to all citizens of the region to extend support and cooperation to make a grand success of the premier football league.