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Oriental College annual literary and sports week begins

By EMN Updated: Nov 26, 2019 9:53 pm
Students of Oriental College Kohima seen here during the opening ceremony of its annual literary and sports week on Tuesday, November 26.

Dimapur, Nov. 26 (EMN): The annual Literary and Sports Week of Oriental College Kohima with the theme ‘Believe it, Achieve it’ commenced on Tuesday, November 26 with Keviletuo Yiese, Rtd. chief engineer, Power department, as the special guest. This was stated in an update received here on Tuesday.

The chief guest in his speech emphasised on physical fitness and expressed his concern on obesity at a very young age due to lack of physical exercise. He cautioned the students for excessive indulgence on mobile phone and internet gaming. He also deliberated on the prospect of sports and sports education and further encouraged them to take up sports as their profession.

The four-day annual week began with the literary competitions. Indoor games and basketball matches will be held on day-two, in the college premise, while the track and field events and other games will be conducted on day-three and four at D-Khel ground in Seikhazou.

By EMN Updated: Nov 26, 2019 9:53:21 pm