JAMMU: District level Sports Competitions under Khelo India 2018-19 was declared open by Sanjeev Verma, I.A.S, Divisional Commissioner, Jammu and Sh. Shiv Darshan Singh, I.P.S, Inspector general of Police Jammu today in an impressive function held at Indoor Sports Complex of M.A Stadium, Jammu.
Khelo India Competitions are going to be held in 18 disciplines organized by different Sports Associations and J&K State Sports Council in all the districts of Jammu Province w.e.f 15th October to 31st of October, 2018.
The Participants of all the nine disciplines which were inaugurated today were present along with the dignitaries of all the associations.
Divisional Sports Officer, Ravi Singh Supervised the function. Ashok Singh Manager, M.A Stadium Jammu, S.P Singh, Manager Mini Stadium, Parade and Satish Gupta, Manager Indoor Sports Complex, Jammu along with all the Coaches of J&K State Sports Council Jammu division and other officials were present on the occasion.
Vikram Handa, General Secretary of Basketball Association performed the duties of stage Secretary.
Chief Sports Officer delivered the welcome address. After informal introduction with all the participants, Divisional Commissioner Jammu declares the District Level Khelo-India games for District Jammu open.
After declaring Khelo India Games open, Divisional Commissioner, Jammu and Inspector General of Police Jammu also visited Table-Tennis Hall and Basketball Court to open the respective competition before leaving the venue.
Ramesh Sharma, I.A.S, District development Commissioner Jammu and Mr. Jorawar Singh, General Secretary Press Club Jammu also grace the Occasion as Guest of honor.