Guwahati: The 32nd Inter Unit PSPB (Petroleum Sports Promotion Board) Tennis Tournament hosted by Numaligarh Refinery Limited gets off to a flying begin yesterday at the All Assam Tennis Association Complex, in Chachal.
All together 6 member organisations comprising NRL from across the oil and gas industry are participating in this year’s meet. They comprise Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), Gas Authority of India Ltd. (GAIL), Bharat Petroleum Ltd. (BPCL), Oil India Ltd. (OIL) and Numaligarh Refinery Ltd. (NRL).
Well-known tennis players from across the country with ace tennis exponents, Rohan Bopanna, Yuki Bhambri, and Vishnu Vardhan have already arrived to take part in this tournament.
The final matches of the tournament and the closing ceremony is slated for December 26.
SC Das, Chairman ASEB and president of All Assam Tennis Association was the chief guest of the opening ceremony. The opening function begins with the welcome address by organising president and GM (Finance) NRL, SK Barua.