Shillong, Oct 11: Meghalaya Aero and Adventure Sports Association (MAASA) on Monday highlighted about the move to make Meghalaya, a paradise of paragliders.
President of MAASA, Desmond Nongkhlaw told reporters that the intiative is of young paragliders who want to promote the adventure sports in parts of the state.
After undergoing training outside the state and seeing its potential in hilly terrain of Meghalaya, a group of paragliders took initiative to form the association.
The members wanted to attract tourists to the exotic places in Meghalaya by the adventure sports
Recently, a video of paraglider Jovial Andre Laloo, who is part of the association, had gone viral. He chose Nongjrong to popularise the sports.