Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Nov 10: MHAC School, Nagbani celebrated Sports Day by organizing Annual Athletic Meet, here today.
In the opening ceremony, Mohd Alyas Khan, SDM, Bhalwal was the chief guest on the occasion.
The Sports captain of the school Aakarshit Rekhi held aloft the school banner followed by the girl’s Sports Captain, Bhumika.
The programme started with a welcome song and a DAV song sung by the students and teachers which reverberated in the air.
The best athletes of yester year in the senior and junior categories were honoured by being the bearers of the school torch.
Aakarshit Rekhi, carried the school torch in turns to light up the sports flame, which was followed by Oath taking ceremony.
The athletic events held on the occasion were 4X400 mtrs race, cycle race, elbow ball race, Bag pack race and Matka race. Amar House won the trophy of Best House. Fancy Dress (Classes I to IV) Rangoli Competition and Fine Art Exhibition were among the main attractions of the day.
In the closing ceremony, Anusuia Jamwal, Personal Officer presided over the function and congratulated the students for their achievements and spoke about the importance of games and sports in student’s life.
Kritarthi Kotwal was declared the Best Athlete in the girl’s category Junior and Sushmita Saini in the senior, whereas Raghav Gupta was declared the Best Athlete (Boy) in the junior and Gourav Verma in the senior category.
School Principal, Sween Puri gave details of the sports achievements of the School.
The day ended with a colourful cultural programme and National Anthem.