SKM sports wing to sponsorSohenne’s training and education


Gangtok, 02 Mar: Sikkim Krantikari Morcha’s sports wing today announced to support the education and

training of gifted young runner, Sohenne Limboo, of Yuksom, West District. SKM’s sports wing was convinced to support Sohenne after seeing her talent and potential and has decided to enroll her

at Bright Athletic Club, Thami Dara, Reshithang in East District and have also taken over the responsibility of her academics as well. The 9-year-old old runner is the daughter of Sanchaman Limboo and Sangita Rai of Yuksom and studying in the fifth standard. She was spotted by the SKM sports wing

during the 1st West District Inter-Constituency U-17 Athletic Meet 2021 held from 10 to 14 February

at Sreebadam, West District, where Sohenne finished ram in third in the 3,000 meter race despite

being the youngest among the 20 in U-17 runners. Addressing a press conference here today, SKM sports wing state president, Rinzing Wangyal Chopel shared that Sohenne Limboo caught everyone’s attention with her inborn skill and tremendous potential. He added that since the event was aimed at promoting local talent, the SKM sports wing has decided to provide better and technical training to her in the best athletic club of the State. Sohenne will be admitted to Bright Athletic Club tomorrow and attend regular school near BAC. Sohenne’s parents expressed happiness on the opportunity received by their daughter and have thanked the SKM sports wing.