ADDC Budgam inuagrates 4-Day sports for peace and Devlopment event under kehlo india initiative
By: Raja Bilal
Continuing the efforts for promoting sports activities and active participation of young sportspersons of the district , Additional District Development Commissioner(ADDC) Budgam Khursheed Ahmad, Tuesday said on inuagral function of Khelo India, is aimed at inspiring youngesters to build mass participationand excellence in sports and groom them as future sports champions.
He called upon the youth to take up sports and sought active participation of young sports persons, under khelo india initiative from across the distric. While highlighting the initiative of ministry of Youth Affairs and sports, the ADDC emphasized the importance of the sports for the inculcation of the values of teamwork, analytical thinking and leadership skills among the young mind.
During the function held here at SAMI school, a tentative list of games was listed including Kabbadi, Volleyball, Marshal Arts in which potential talent will be identified by experienced players and coaches.
The four day event organised by District youth services and sports office Budgam, lunched with much fanfare, the venue remained abuzz with the participation of hundreds of students in sports and cultural related programs on the inaugral day. As many as 192 teams are participating in volley ball, Kho Kho, kabbadi, Football and other sports disciplines at the Block and Panchayat level compititions.
Speaking on the occasion, SSP Budgam deliberated on the necessity of the participation in sports for the good health of the person and the benefits of it for the overall personal development.
On the occassion ADDC Mr Khursheed, SSP Budgam Mr Tijender Sing, DYSO Mr Balbir Singh, Tehsildar Beerwah MR Sayed Suhaib, SDM Beerwah Ab Majeed, SDPO Magam MR Showkat, BDO Berwah Mr Majid, SHO Beerwah Mr Nazir Ahmad and other officers of the adminastration attend the function.