Xojaag Voters Competition Organised In Kokrajhar


KOKRAJHAR, JAN 4: Janata College, Serfanguri defeated Fakiragram College 4-1 goal in the final match of the Xojaag Voters Competitions being held at Debargaon HS school in Kokrajhar district on Tuesday to mark the National Voter’s Day celebrations-2022.

In college category, Janata College beat Fakiragram College in the final match which had created sporting amusement among the spectators.

In HS school category, Kokrajhar Govt HS & MP School defeated Gossaigaon HS school 1-0 goal in the final match.

As part of celebrations of National Voters’ Day, 2022, a football competition final match was carried out today under the theme of Xojaag Voters Competitions in the entire Kokrajhar district.

Deputy Commissioner Kokrajhar Varnali Deka handed over the winning trophy to the winner team and additional SP Kokrajhar, Lamhaw Donghal gave away the runners up trophy to the runners up team.

The football tournament was organised among the students of College, HS school across the distriict which was organised by Kokrajhar district administration and election office Kokrajhar to create awareness among the new voters as well increasing of voting percentage among the society.

Deka said that the football tournament was organised by district administration in associaion with election offices to carry out awareness among new voters across the distriict. She said that the distriict administration and election offices are carrying several awareness programmes including dancing, singing, sports events for creating awareness among the young generations on voting franchising across the district as per the guidelines reached from the chief electoral office.

She said that the football tournament has created sporting amusement as well entertainment among the audience.

Meanwhile, Chirang distriict administration has been organising a mass outreach programme among the prospective voters in connection with the National Voters Day, 2022 will be carried across the district by Chirang district  administration from January 5.

During the programme, it has decided to conduct xojag voters competitions in three events like football, dance and singing competition. The football competition will be organized at district level among the teams of different colleges on January 5 and 6. While the dance and singing competitions will be held on January 10 among the students of high schools, higher secondary schools, colleges of the district at their premises.