"COAS 3rd National Men's Volleyball Tournament" Kicks Off

"COAS 3rd National Men's Volley Tournament" kicked off at Nepali Army Physical Training and Sports Centre (APTSC), Lagankhel on February 18, 2018. Chief of the General Staff (CGS) Lieutenant General Purna Chandra Thapa inaugurated the tournament amid a special programme.

The National level Volleybvall competition organized by Nepali Army in technical assistance from All Nepal Volleyball Association includes three departmental and five regional teams.The participating teams are Tribhuvan Army Club (TAC), Nepal Armed Police Force (APF), Nepal Police Club, Eastern region, Mid-Western region, Western region, Central region and Far Western region.

In the league-cum-knockout tournament, sponsered by Nepal Investment Bank, the champion team will bag three lakhs rupees (NPR 3,00,000), the first runners up and the second runner up team will receive one lakh fifty thousand rupees (NPR 1,50,000)and seventy five thousand rupees (NPR 50,000) respectivally.

The best players in each category (Spiker, Blocker, Defender, Lifter and Coach) will be awarded with ten thousand rupees each.

Chief of Armed Police Force (APF), General Officers of NA, high ranking officials of other security forces, officials of All Nepal Volleyball Association, NA officers, representative of Nepal Investment Bank, media personnel and enthusiastics sports lovers were present during the opening ceremony.