Bandipora, Jul 29: A week long provincial level Inter-District (PLID) volleyball competitions (Boys/ Girls) Under-14, Under-17 and Under-19 concluded at S.K sports stadium, here today.
SSP Bandipora Sheikh Zulfikar Azad was the chief guest on the occasion while as Deputy Director Youth Services and Sports, Kashmir, Haji Mirza and Chief Education Officer, Munshi Javid were also present on the occasion.
The competition organised by Department of Youth Services and Sports was inaugurated by District Development Commissioner (DDC) Bandipora, Dr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhary on 25th of this month.
The teams of 11 districts including Kargil comprising 326 boys and 300 girls participated in these competitions.
Speaking on the occasion, the chief guest congratulated the students for participating in the PLID competition.
He said sports are a best activity which can groom the hidden talent of the youth.
He said Government puts all-out efforts to channelize the sports talent of the youth of the district. He asked all stakeholders to work with in tandem to get the best results on ground.
Wishing best to the guest students of all districts, chief guest distributed track suits worth Rs 1.50 lakh among winners, runner ups and third position holders.
The distribution of awards was announced by the DDC on the inaugural function.
The SSP also interacted with the students players.
Among others, who attended the function include DSPDR, A R Khan, chairman M A College of Education, M R Bhat, officers and officials of YSS, ZEPOs , Coaches, Refrees and IC activities Khursheed Ahmad Shah. (KNS)