In a first, Nagaland students compete in native Naga wrestling

In an effort to preserve Naga wrestling, an indigenous wrestling sport, students from Nagaland took part in the 1st Bienniel Intercollegiate Naga Wrestling Competition hosted by Sazolie College at Indira Gandhi Stadium in Kohima on Friday.

29 wrestlers from 13 colleges competed in the one-day sporting event. At the inaugural ceremony, the principal of Sazolie College Kohima, Dr. Kangzangding Thou remember how about three years ago the idea was formed to hold the Naga wrestling event. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the event was not held until this year when restrictions were lifted.

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