C-Division football league kicks-off

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 11:32 [IST]

Last Update: Tuesday, May 21, 2019 11:28 [IST]

C-Division football league kicks-off

The C-Division Sikkim League kicked-off at Paljor Stadium here today.
The opening was played between Red Panda FC (Namchi) and Manik FC (Dzongu). The Red Pandas won the match 3-2. Kunzaman Thapa scored a hat-trick in the match.  
The second match played between JVC Singtam and Mustang FC (Sang) ended in goalless draw.
The league is organised by Sikkim Football Association.
Ram Kumar Tamang Sports Secretary was chief guest of the day.

Sikkim at a Glance

  • Area: 7096 Sq Km
  • Capital: Gangtok
  • Altitude: 5,840 ft
  • Population: 6.10 Lakhs
  • Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600
  • ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
  • Climate: none
  • Summer: Max- 21'C - Min 13'C
  • Winter: Max -13'C - Min 0.48'C
  • Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
  • Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi