The 2nd Doujathang Lhungdim memorial open nine-Men Football tournament 2022 was inaugurated on Saturday at M Songgel Playground in a programme organised by M Songgel Youth Club.
As many as 40 football teams of the area will fight for the winner trophy and cash award of Rs 40,000. It will begin from Saturday, August 27 and continue till September 15.
The inaugural function was attended as chief guest by an entrepreneur and president of Kuki Khanglai Lompi's Haupi Range Thonglenmang Haokip as president; as guest of honour by chief of Molnom village Lalcha Haokip and as president by chief of Tonglal Veng Lalkhosem Haokip.
It was also attended by various chiefs of villages and people of MS Songgel.