Chaibasa, Nov. 20: Tata Steel OMQ division Noamundi organized a friendly football competition for media, politicians, administration and railway staff at Chaibasa on Sunday.
West Singhbhum deputy commissioner Dr Shantanu Kumar Agrahari inaugurated the match at football ground. A total of five teams including Tata Steel XI, Politicians XI, Administration XI, Media XI and Railway XI participated.
Team Media XI defeated Politicians XI by 6-0 goals in the first match. The Final match was played between Railway XI and Politicians XI. Team Railway won the final match via penalty shoot out .
The winners railway team was awarded trophy while MLA Shashibhushan Samad bagged the best player of the tournament from Politicians XI whereas Dr. Jagannath got the best goal keeper award from the Administration XI football team. Bari was awarded the best defense player trophy from media team.
MLA Deepak Birua, MLA Joba Majhi, MLA Niral Murty and MLA Shashibhushan Samad expressed their views and appreciated the Tata Steel for organizing the event. MP Laxman Gilua also appreciated the Tata Steel efforts to bring the Politicians XI different political parties and ideas under one platform.
GM Tata Steel Pankaj Satija thanked the deputy commissioner, MP Laxamn Gilua , SP Dr Michael Raj , MLAs, Railway , Media and all the teams for participating in the tournament .