Akshat Kumar of Purnia became the first National Arbiter of the district. National Arbiter in Chess is a degree awarded by the All India Chess Federation after passing various level exams. Recently, this success has been achieved by passing the Online Arbiter Seminar under the aegis of All India Chess Federation and passing in the examination of 30th January. Akshat Kumar has been conferred the title of National Arbiter of Chess. Expressing happiness, Secretary, District Chess Association, Gautam Kumar Thakur said that it is necessary to have an arbiter in the big event of chess competition. Now the shortage of arbiter from the district has been completed. With this achievement of Akshat, District Chess Association President Dr. Sanjay Kumar, Vice President Avinash Kumar Singh, Shah Khurshidul Haque, SP Lal, Rakesh Ranjan, Secretary Gautam Kumar Thakur, Treasurer Anand Kumar, Member Nilesh Kumar Das, Ramesh Sharma, Suman Kumar Singh Mukesh Ranjan expresses happiness and wishes for a better future. The office bearers and members of the District Chess Association said that if such a success is achieved, it will be easy to spread chess. Significantly, Akshat is the only National Arbiter. The association organizes training camps and chess competitions for the players from time to time. The National Arbiter’s cooperation will be obtained in the competition. The players of the district will get information about the international rules of chess, the latest technology related to chess. District Chess Association will also honor soon. Akshat Kumar will also get the support of training chess players.