YAZALI, 20th Jan: Parliamentary Secretary for Transport cum MLA-Yachuli,Likha Saaya flagged of ‘Run for Nyokum’ mini marathon at Yazali as a part of schedule Golden Jubilee Nyokum Yullo-Yazali.Altogether 400 people from all walks of life participated in the open-to-all marathon race.
Mudang Omo emerged as the winner while Bamo Tarang stood second in the boy’s category. In girl’s category, Yabang Tali and Khoda Sumgi bagged the first and second position respectively.Senior most participants who had successfully completed the race was Pisa Kochi (53) while 9 year old Kago Mobin became the youngest participants to complete the race.
Speaking on the occasion, Saaya, who is also the Chief Patron of Golden Jubilee Yazali Nyokum Yullo, appreciated the participants for turning up for the race. He also said that with the flagging off of marathon race with the theme ‘Run for Nyokum’ the Golden Jubilee Yazali Nyokum Yullo has already begun and exuded hope that it will be the best ever and unique Nyokum celebration in the entire state.