Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday inaugurated Northeast’s first Horse Riding and Polo Training Centre at Sarusajai Stadium in Guwahati. There are eight horses at the Horse Riding and Polo Training Centre, three of which were brought from Ireland and another five horses from the USA.
Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma also enjoyed a ride after the inauguration. Expressing his happiness over the inauguration of the center, the Minister tweeted, “Glad that this oldest equestrian sport is growing in popularity.”
As per the reports, the centre has been set up to organise the National Junior Equestrian Tournament in 2020.