Khelo India Games conclude at Nagrota Block

Excelsior Sports Correspondent

JAMMU, Mar 28: The two-day long sports competition of various games under different categories, organized by State Sports Council as a part of Government of India’s Khelo India event concluded at Nagrota, here today.
Chairman Team Jammu, Zorawar Singh Jamwal was the chief guest on the occasion, who while congratulating the winners and runners-up boys and girls appreciated the faculty members of various government and private Schools as well as parents of the players who encouraged their children to participate in sports events besides concentrating on their academics.
Retired Joint Director, Dharam Chand, SHO Police Station, Nagrota and veteran Athlete, Inspector Daljeet Singh and Sarpanch, Nagrota, Rameshwar Dutt Sharma were guest of honours in the event organized under the supervision of Ashok Singh, District Sports Officer, State Sports Council and Kabaddi Coach, Ankush Gupta.
In Boys 100 mtrs, Nasir Hussain bagged first prize, while Ram Krishan clinched first prize in Shot Put. Asif Ali got first prize in Long Jump while Deepu Bhat and Tanvir shared title in boxing event.
In Volleyball finals, Boys team of Army Public School secured title after defeating Boys team of Government High School, Nagrota that got second prize.
In Girls Volleyball event, girls team of Army Public School Nagrota shined after defeating Government Girls High School, Katal Batal. In Kabaddi, Girls High School, Jagti bagged first prize.
While in wrestling event, 45-48 kg category, Nadeem got first prize, 48-52 kg, Umar bagged first prize, 52-56 kg category, Rohit received first prize and in 56-60 kg category Danish was adjudged winner.