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Nagaland Hornbill Festival held International Strongest and Fittest Men

Kohima, Dec 7 (UNI) The 2nd edition of International Strongest and Fittest Men was
held during the Nagaland Hornbill Festival at Naga Heritage Village Kisama today
with Additional Director of Nagaland Tourism Department Akhale Vizol as Special
Guest and Secretary of Tourism Mhabemo Yanthan as Guest of Honor for the event.
According to an official report, the Number of participants for Strongest and Fittest
men competition were total of 26, where 7 participants from strongest and 19
participants from the fittest.
The Participants had to go through different levels, in the strongest category- Squat
lift, Farmer's walk, power stairs, Loading Race, Naga stone, Dead lift. Whereas for
the fittest category-Snatch, Clean & Jerk, Burpees, one leg Squat, Dead lift , Push
up, Free Squat, Box Jump.
The Strongest man was bagged by Tsuknungakum Jamir, runners up was Sedevizo
Keretsu and Fittest man was won by Vizobeilie Punyu, runners up was Kuvemuri Ringa.
The winners carried away a cash prize of 50000 each, while 2nd place were given a
cash prize of 20000 each, the report said.
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Meghalaya tracing people in contact with COVID-19 patient from Assam

05 Apr 2020 | 1:15 AM

Shillong, Apr 4 (UNI) The Meghalaya government on Saturday began its contract tracing of those people, who came in contact with an Assam-based businessman, who has tested positive for CIVID-19 in Assam, a government official said on Saturday.

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Two new cases put Assam COVID 19 tally at 26

05 Apr 2020 | 12:05 AM

Guwahati, Apr 4 (UNI) Two new positive cases of Novel Coronavirus were detected in Assam on Saturday, both having links to the religious congregation at Nizamuddin Markaz in Delhi last month, taking the total number of cases in the state to 26.

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COVID-19 positive cases increase to 32 in Bihar

04 Apr 2020 | 10:28 PM

Patna, Apr 4 (UNI) With one more patient testing positive for coronavirus in Bhagalpur, the number of positive cases increased to 32 in Bihar today.

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Mamata thanks SRK for his initiative to help Bengal fight against Coronavirus pandemic

04 Apr 2020 | 10:25 PM

Kolkata, Apr 4 (UNI) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Saturday thanked Bollywood superstar and brand ambassador of the state Shah Rukh Khan for his series of initiatives to help the state governments in fight against the Coronavirus pandemic.

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PWC extends helping hand to retired teachers

04 Apr 2020 | 10:23 PM

Kolkata, Apr 4 (UNI) Raging global crisis caused by the pandemic Covid-19 virus and the lockdown announced in India till April 14 have been challenging for all.

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