Meghalaya Legislative Meeting Speaker Metbah Lyngdoh on Monday inaugurated the 83rd Senior Nationwide Desk Tennis Championship on the SAI complicated right here. The speaker expressed shock on the demise of 18-year-old participant Deenadayalan Vishwa in a automotive accident on Sunday and all members noticed a two-minute silence to mourn the loss.
“I used to be shocked to obtain the unlucky information concerning the accident the place one of many members from Tamil Nadu, a promising participant died within the automotive accident the place his automotive collided with a truck yesterday,” Lyngdoh stated. The speaker appreciated the efforts of the native affiliation to host the nationwide degree match and expressed his gratitude to the Desk Tennis Affiliation of India for giving his state the occasion.
He stated taking part in TT enhances gamers’ exercise greater than every other sports activities. “This recreation calls for great stamina and psychological alertness of the athlete apart from flexibility of their our bodies,” he stated. He additionally lauded the gamers and stated that all of them function model ambassadors for all times.
Meghalaya’s Sports activities Minister Banteidor Lyngdoh learn the condolence message from the state authorities to the bereaved relations of the younger paddler. “It’s not solely a loss to his household however to the sporting fraternity of this nation,” he stated.
The sports activities minister stated his authorities is stressing on bettering sports activities infrastructure within the state. He introduced that the sports activities division is organizing the 4th Meghalaya Video games subsequent month and a Northeast Olympics can be held by November this yr.