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XtraTime VIDEO: Heavy criticism of Baichung Bhutia after defending ground against new hospital!

As XtraTime reports, in Sikkim there is heavy criticism of Indian football legend Baichung Bhutia after he defended the local Namchi ground against a new to be build hospital. Baichung has asked for the hospital to be build at another location, which isn’t to the liking of the general public.

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VIDEO: Nirmal Chettri – Bhaichung Bhutia & Renedy Singh inspired me to give back to society!

Indian defender Nirmal Chettri who has recently been devoting some time to giving back to the community expressed that it was the likes of Bhaichung Bhutia and Renedy Singh who had inspired him to take up philanthropic causes. In a candid chat with AIFF TV, Nirmal stated, “My biggest inspiration …

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Nirmal Chettri: Bhaichung Bhutia & Renedy Singh inspired me to give back to society!

Indian defender Nirmal Chettri who has recently been devoting some time to giving back to the community expressed that it was the likes of Bhaichung Bhutia and Renedy Singh who had inspired him to take up philanthropic causes. In a candid chat with AIFF TV, Nirmal stated, “My biggest inspiration …

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Nirmal Chettri organizes blood donation camp to aid hometown’s battle against COVID-19!

Nirmal Chettri was once hailed by Gerd Muller as “brilliant”, during Bayern Munich U-23s visit to Kolkata in 2009 wherein he had made quite an impression in his duels against a promising but young Thomas Müller. And then in 2012, Thomas, who represented Bayern Munich in Bhaichung Bhutia’s farewell match …

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Stadium named after Bhaichung Bhutia to be inaugurated after Covid-19 subsides!

India’s love for the ‘beautiful game’ is not unheard of. But a football stadium in India named after a footballer is not something we have been familiar with. Sooner than later – a stadium named after Padma Shri Bhaichung Bhutia, “one of the best Indian footballers”, is going to be …

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Dutiful Nirmal Chettri leads sanitization drive in his community!

Former Indian National team defender Nirmal Chettri has been leading his local community from the front in the fight against COVID-19. Nirmal, who hails from Melli, Sikkim, organized and led a three-day-long sanitization drive in his home town, terming it as his “duty” to join the cause. Speaking to AIFF …

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North East Football Association comes into existence!

The football association officials from each Northeastern state in the country convened on Thursday, February 5 in Shillong to discuss the future of football in the eight sister states. The associations came into agreement to form a new body – the North East Football Association – to oversee the development …

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