Open chess championship from Oct. 2
Dimapur, Sep. 13 (EMN): Sumi Chess Association Nagaland (SCAN) under the aegis of Nagaland Chess Association (NCA) has announced to organise Tokuho Awomi Memorial All Nagaland State Open Chess Championship 2018 from October 2 to 4th at Tourist Lodge, Dimapur.
According to the organising secretary, Mughato Awomi, the championship will be conducted on open category, under 17 years category, and under 14 years category.
The category players are requested to compulsorily produce birth certificate registered within 1 year of birth for age group prizes as per AICF & FIDE norms. Students are requested to come with their school uniform on the first day and last day of the championship.
All non-Naga players residing in Nagaland are asked to produce government office ID card/ registered certificate from their colony/ area chairman /GB respectively.
The organisers have decided to charge entry fee of INR 1000 for open category and INR 500 for age category players. Interested persons are requested to pay entry fees at Tourist Lodge, Dimapur, on or before October 1.
Organisers have announced a total of INR 115000 cash prizes for the championship.