Pakyong archery tournament concludes

Wednesday, Apr 07, 2021 07:30 [IST]

Last Update: Wednesday, Apr 07, 2021 01:54 [IST]

Pakyong archery tournament concludes


PAKYONG,: Ranka United won Pakyong Sub-Divisional Archery Tournament beating Pempo Seven (Linkey) 58-22 in the final played today.
The winners and runners up were awarded cash prize of Rs. 70,000 and Rs. 50,000 respectively.
The tournament was participated by 38 teams from across the State.
IT department advisor Tenzing Lamtha was the chief guest of the final. He appreciated the organising committee for organising the tournament which he said will encourage youngsters to take up the sport. He also emphasised on preserving traditional archery.

Sikkim at a Glance

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