Gangtok, 22 Mar:
A team consisting of 23 youths will be representing the State in the North East Youth Exchange Programme at Thiruvendapuram in Kerala from 21-27 Mar. The team includes 10 girls and 13 boys along with team leader, Suyog Pradhan and National Youth Volunteer, Som Bahadur Rai.
A press release informs that the programme is being organised by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India and Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Kerala wherein eight North Eastern States of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Tripura and Sikkim will be participating. Around 250 youths will take part in the programme.