Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Feb 2: Minister for Sports and Technical Education, Moulvi Imran Raza Ansari honoured the medal winners of Jump Rope at MA Stadium, here today.
J&K won one gold, five silver and a one bronze medal in at recently held 13th National Jump Rope Championship which was held in Karnataka. Minister also announced cash reward of Rs.20 thousand to medal winners as a token of appreciation for boosting sports.
Secretary Sports Council Waheed-Ur-Rehmaan Para briefed the Minister about the game of Jump Rope and Sports Council in promoting sports activities. Minister also revived the ongoing civil works in the Stadium and directed for early compellation of all works taken in hand.
Haji Abdul Qayoom, Chief Sports Officer Sports Council; Ranjeet Kalra, Vice Chairman Jammu District Sports Council; Vikram Singh; Seema Pawan Manhas and Manjeet Singh accompanied the Minister during the visit.