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First ever Nepalese volley ball team felcitated in Los Angeles

GOKUL DHAKAL/N24, LOS ANGELES: Nepal America Ekta Samaj has felcitated the Los Angeles Volley Ball for their grand success in their debut Volley ball match.

In the 30 years history of the AANA, this is the first time a volley ball team participated in the game and won it.

The players were felcitated during a program organized at the Habeli Restaurant in in Artesia. The occassion was marked with the active participation of Chairman of Pashupatinath Foundation’s Chairman Bhakta Thapa, Magar Samaj Los Angeles’ President Bakhan Thapa, ANSAS Los Angeles Chapter’s president Gokul Paudel, Newa Samaj-Los Angeles President Dil Bahadur Shrestha, ANS Los Angeles President Ravindra Pradhan, Social activist Bed Bhakta Joshi, among others. They all presented the players with khada and coloured them vermillion as a honor.

MVP of the competition Ganga Bahadur Basnet expressed gratitude to the Nepalese community for felcitating them on behalf of the players. Team Captain Bimal Guragain said that they were the players of Los Angeles and that of they played for the whole of Nepalese society in Los Angeles.

Ekta Samaj President Uma Thapa Karki thanked all the participants and players for dedicating to the service of their homeland.

Published Date: Tuesday, July 10th, 2012 | 11:59 PM

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