SINGTAM, APRIL 7: Ralap SS defeated Chisopani JHS five goals to one in an exhibition match played at Chisopani JHS today. Both the schools were observing International Day of Sports for the Development of Peace. Trophy, prizes and certificates were presented to the players by the Chief Guest.
Bimal Lamichaney, Panchayat President, Sirwani Chisopnai GPU was the Chief Guest of the day while the other guest included Karma Jigme Bhutia and Michael Lepcha (Pandam Football Academy), Dorjee Sherpa, Headmaster, Ralap SS, Mahesh Dahal, Headmaster Chisopani JHS, his staff and the students and local villagers.
Mahesh Dahal, Headmaster Chisopani JHS in his welcome speech welcomed the guests and spoked about the occasion, Football is the most popular sports in the world and it is sports that can spread peace everywhere. We all human should always unite and work for the progress of the society, said Dahal.
The team of Ralap SS was a better team on the day and they played better game. They went on to win Best Goalkeeper, Highest Scorer and Player of the day prizes. Karma Jigme Bhutia and Michael Lepcha (Manager and Coach of Pandam Football Academy) also interacted with the young players and share few guidelines about the game.
Bimal Lamichaney, Panchayat President, Sirwani Chisopnai GPU in his speech congratulated both the schools for the game and encouraged the players. He spoked about the beauty of the game and how it binds every individuals. The exhibition match was organized by Chisopani JHS. CM Chettri, PRT, Chiopani JHS was the host of the day.