NSJF, Kelme ink deal

KATHMANDU: Nepal Sports Journalists Forum and Kelme Nepal signed the sponsorship deal for the Pulsar Sports Award here on Friday.

NSJF President Durganath Subedi and Kelme Nepal Managing Director Uttam Neupane exchanged the memorandum of understanding. As per the agreement, Kelme Nepal will provide the NSJF with 100 each jackets and t-shirts along with 35 gift hampers worth Rs 750,000.

In return, the NSJF will promote Kelme Nepal as co-sponsor of the Sports Award. “We extended the agreement to support the NSJF in its bid to honour the historic achievements of Nepali athletes in the 13th South Asian Games,” said Neupane.

The 17th edition of the Award is scheduled for January 12 at the karate covered hall on the premises of International Sports Complex in Lalitpur.

The Award features a total of 10 categories. Hansaraj Hulaschand and Company is the main sponsor of the event, while Surya Nepal, Dish Home, Royal Singi Hotel, Turkish Airlines, Ruslan, Hotel Crown Plaza, National Sports Council and Nepal Olympic Committee are the co-sponsors and partners.