Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav: Zonal-level inter-school competition organized at Pulwama
PULWAMA: A zonal-level inter-school competition for Boys and Girls of all age groups in the disciplines of Carrom, Chess, and Table Tennis began today at Hockey Turf Government Boys Higher Secondary Pulwama here.
About 300 participants, 109 Boys and 200 Girls drawn from various educational institutions of the district participated in the competition.
On the occasion, Joint Director of Youth Services and Sports, Kashmir, Waseem Raja was the chief guest.
The Joint Director interacted with the participants and said that the students of Pulwama are talented and can easily compete in all sports activities.
He further said that the need of the hour is to involve more and more students in sports activities to keep them away from drugs and thus they can get rid of this menace and other social evils.
He said that it is the duty of the DYS&S department in Pulwama to motivate students to take part in sports programmes and ensure maximum participation of students of educational institutions in sports activities, which will also enable them to keep themselves physically fit.
The competition was organized by the Department of Youth Services and Sports, Pulwama under the patronage of the Joint Director of Youth Services, Kashmir.
Later, awards were distributed among the winning students of these educational institutions.
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