Reporter of NL
Leh, December 20: Hon’ble Lt. Governor of Ladakh RK Mathur attended the 1st LG Awards Ceremony.
Trophy archery competition organized by Youth Services and Sports Department, Ladakh Archery Association.
NDS Stadium. He awarded certificates and trophies to the winning men’s and women’s teams.
Deputy Chairman, LAHDC Leh, Tsering Angchuk; Councillors, LAHDC Leh- Tsering Sangdup, Stanzin Chosfail, Lobzang
Sherap; General Secretary, Sanjeev Khirwar; Joint Director, DYSSS, Moses Kunzang; DYSSO Tseren Tashi and others
Government officials were present at the event.
Congratulating the winners and participants, LG Mathur announced the winners of three LG Cups including LG Polo Cup and LG Cup Ice.
The hockey tournament and the LG Cup archery tournament are still held in Ladakh. He said that the young players
Sportspersons from Ladakh are achieving success in the region by participating in various national and international competitions. That
He also informed that there is a huge potential for sports among the youth of Ladakh.
LG Mathur highlighted the various initiatives taken by the UT administration along with the Hill Councils for the betterment of sports.
distribution of infrastructure, especially traditional sports, modern and professional equipment and sports equipment
Athletes from Ladakh. He informed about the work being done in the field of development of various sports infrastructure
Hockey grounds and Astroturf football stadiums in Leh and Kargil provide opportunities for Ladakhi players to perform well in national competitions.
and international competitions.
LG Mathur suggested that the LG Cup archery competition may be held on international standards from the next day.
to enable Ladakh archers to bring national and international fame to the region since the year. He expressed his hope to see
More youth from Ladakh will participate in national and international competitions in future.
LG Mathur emphasized the importance of providing experienced coaches, psychologists and doctors to form the core of the training.
Ladakh players. He wished the people of Ladakh good health and success on Losar and New Year.
LAHDC Vice Chairman Leh Tsering Angchuk said that after Ladakh has seen tremendous growth in the sports industry
Creation of Ladakh as a Union Territory. He also said that Ladakhi players are represented both nationally and nationally
reaching the international level and achieving success in the region. He claimed that Ladakh archers have huge potential
participate successfully in national and international competitions. He expressed his happiness that so many people participated
women’s teams in archery LG Cup.
Sabu Red and Ladakh Police won the men’s and women’s team respectively. Toyeba Fatima
Kargil won gold in women’s singles and Padma Dorjei from Leh in men’s singles. Sonam Chosfel
He won gold in the category with special disabilities. On this occasion, 75-year-old veteran archer Sanaulla was awarded.
14 men’s, 15 women’s and 14 teams with special disabilities from Leh and Kargil cities participated in LG Cup archery.
Earlier, General Secretary Sanjeev Khirwar welcomed the guests, while General Secretary of Ladakh Archery Association,
Tsewang Dorjey, thanked.