Jamshedpur: The two day Arjun Trophy day-night football championship organized by Milan Sangha at the Comfuta Gandhi Maidan in Ghodabandha was set rolling today after being inaugurated jointly by BJP district president Dinesh Kumar and former footballer and Gandhi Maidan founder PC Kundu.
The two day football championship will conclude late evening on Sunday. The day-night tourney will see participation of 32 teams.
The champion team will be awarded a trophy and a cash prize of Rs 1.20 lakh, while the second best team will receive a cash prize of Rs 80 thousand. The third and fourth placed teams will take away cash prizes of Rs 25 thousand each.
Former chief minister Arjun Munda will be present as chief guest at the concluding ceremony of the two day day-night football tournament. Parliamentarian Bidyut Baran Mahto and legislator Ramchandra Sahis would be present on the occasion as special guests.