Champions: Sakteng lower secondary school girls reached Trashigang yesterday from Gelephu after winning the girls’ national football tournament. Sakteng girls defeated three teams including last year’s champion Drujeygang higher secondary school. In the finals, they beat Ugyen Academy in a penalty shoot out (3:1). This is the first time that students of Sakteng lower secondary school have made it and won a national tournament.
BCSE: At least eight graduates will be vying for one slot in the civil service this year. The Royal Civil Service Commission (RCSC) yesterday announced 434 vacancies in the civil service, less by two from last year, for the 3,647 graduates, who have registered for preliminary examination (PE) this year. The number of graduates this year is 393 more than last year.