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KALIMPONG, 10 FEBRUARY 2018: Kalimpong District Level Badminton Championship began yesterday at Kalimpong Girls High School. The Championship is being organised by Kalimpong District Badminton Association in collaboration with Kalimpong District Police.
During the first day of the Championship around 122 matches were played at the Centenary Hall of the Kalimpong Girls High School. The finals will be held today.
Ravi Pradhan, Chairman Kalimpong Municipality, Bhim Agarwal Vice Chairman Kalimpong Municipality, Dawa Sherpa, OC Kalimpong Police Station were present as Guests of Honour.
Pranay Gurung, General Secretary, Kalimpong District Badminton Association addressing the media said that one of the reasons behind the organising the championship was to mark the 1 year of the creation of Kalimpong District. He said besides that the association wants to promote Badminton especially among the children in the district.