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Kokrajhar Marathon

Mabarak Hussain of Guwahati scripted first position in the first ever Kokrajhar Marathon 2015 organised on Monday to mark celebration of annual college week festival of Kokrajhar Science College.

The race was flag off by Ranbir Sarma, deputy commandant of 6th AP Bn and started from college campus via JD Road to Bodoland University and concluded at same point via Don Bosco,Bhatarmari Road. Mabarak Hussain of Guwahati was adjusted first,Achinta Basumatary of Kokrajhar and Dhananjay Nath of Barpeta were adjusted second and third respectively. Dr RN Sinha,principal of Science College handed over prizes.The first was awarded cash Rs.10,000 and a certificate,second and third were given away Rs.6,000 and Rs.4,000 along with certificate respectively. A total of 130 racers across the state participated and shared spirits of marathon competition in the event.

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