SU holds inter-departmental volleyball tourney to encourage team work

Gangtok, 29 Oct:

Sikkim University Sports Board [SUSB], in collaboration with Sikkim University Students Association [SUSA],organized Inter-Departmental Volleyball Tournament from 26-28 Oct at SMU Volleyball Court in Tadong, Gangtok.

The event had the participation of 24 teams in the boys’ category and 18 teams in the girls’ category, a press release informs.

In the boys’ category, Department of Chemistry emerged the winner’s in an enthralling encounter defeating the other finalist, Department of Physics.

Meanwhile, the Department of Lepcha emerged victorious overcoming finalist, Department of Tourism, in the girls’event.

Officiating Vice-Chancellor, SU, Professor JP Tamang, attended the event as chief guest accompanied by Registrar, TK Kaul, as guest of honour.

Coordinator, SUSB, DrJigmieWanchuk, informed that the main objective of organizing the tournament was to encourage extra-curricular activities, develop team-work and leadership skills and foster camaraderie amongst the students.