Gangtok, Sikkim

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Football tournament kicks off at Rangpo

Football tournament
Thu, Sep 14, 2017

RANGPO: The first intra-Sikkim knockout football tournament organized by Border XI FC at Rangpo playground started today.
The opening match was played between Rangpo Mining senior secondary school and Majhitar secondary school. Rangpo school won the match 1-0.
The tournament has participation of 30 teams. The final will be played on October 2, on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti.

Area: 7096 Sq Km
Altitude: 5,840 ft
Population: 6.10 Lakhs
Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
Summer: Max- 21°C ; Min – 13°C
Winter: Max -13°C ; Min – 0.48°C
Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi