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Health goals run into a mini marathon in Mokokchung

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By Our Correspondent Updated: Jan 26, 2018 11:43 pm
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Youths break from the starting line during the ‘mini marathon’ organised by the MBTA in Mokokchung on Jan. 26. (EM Images)

Mokokchung, Jan. 26 (EMN): With the noble initiative to encourage, inspire and motivate people from all walks of life to stay fit, active and bring unity through running, a mini marathon was organised by the members of ‘Run Mokokchung,’ under MTBA Mission board on the theme,” Onward together.”

The event was flagged off by Bendangwati, associate pastor of MTBA, where 66 participants of all ages participated in the event. Cash prizes with certificate were also awarded to the winners and also to top 10 finishers

In the men category, Longshithung Yimyu secured the first position, while Nungsangyanger Yimyu came in the second position and Lanumoa Alempang in the third position.

In the women category, Sungtiyala of Dilong ward was declared winner, while Chemtila R Sangtam of Lijaba Lijen ward and Kilemsungla of Tongdentsuyong ward were declared winners in the second and third positions respectively.

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By Our Correspondent Updated: Jan 26, 2018 11:43:30 pm