We are pleased to inform you that, CBSE Cluster – I, U - 17 & 19 Boys and Girls Basketball Tournament 2019-20, had a kick start on 6th September, 2019 (Friday) at Miles Bronson Residential School (MBRS), Borjhar. The tournament is now being hosted and organized by MBRS and will go on till 8th September, 2019. The inauguration ceremony of the tournament was graced by Shri K. K. Choudhury, Director, CBSE Regional Office, Guwahati as the Chief Guest. A total of 25 CBSE affiliated schools encompassing the NE, including the host MBRS have participated in the tournament.
Dr. N. K. Dutta, the Founder and Principal of the host school MBRS, extended a warm welcome to all the participating CBSE schools and also expressed his privilege to host the event at MBRS. Dr. Dutta in his speech emphasized upon the role of Games and Sports as Microsome of life which enhance perseverance, tenacity, dedication and devotion in one’s life. He also referred about the invaluable virtue of accepting defeat and fair play and asked all to carry on the benevolent ideals of sportsmanship spirit and a mutually benefit from this convergence of students coming together from various schools.
The Chief Guest Shri K. K. Choudhury, Director, CBSE Regional Office, Guwahati in his address extended greetings and good-luck to all the participants. Shri K. K. Choudhury, also declared the opening of the tournament.