Wednesday 23 November 2016

North Zone Inter University KHO-KHO (GIRLS) Tournament Begins At DESH BHAGAT UNIVERSITY

Four-day Intervarsity Kho-Kho (Girls) Tournament began at Desh Bhagat University with great pomp and show. A total of 28 teams of girls from different universities from all over India are participating in this tournament under the flag of Association of Indian Universities (AIU). It’s an annual event of the AIU.

Dr. Ranjiv Kumar Garg (I.P.S), Additional Director General of Police, Madhya Pardesh was the Chief Guest of the inaugural day event. While speaking on the occasion he conveyed his best wishes to all the teams saying that games and sports are an essential part of our education.

He encouraged all the students to participate in sports activities with full enthusiasm and win medals for the country. Mr and Mrs. Ajit Singh Jutley (U.K) and Mr. & Mrs. K. S. Bedi from Kenya graced the ocassion as guest of honour.

 University Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh and Pro-Chancellor Ms. Tajinder Kaur warmly welcomed all the guests and teams. They gave their good wishes to the participating teams and exhorted them to adopt positive attitude in all fields, do their best in games and glorify the country.

On the day first there was Flag hoisting and marching past ceremony of the participating teams. All the teams and their coaches took oath of fare play and to follow rules and regulations. After formal introduction with chief guest, officials and other guests’ teams played their games according to fixtures of their pools.

There were tough games between the teams of Dr. BhimRao Ambedkar University, Agra and University of Allahabad (Won), MJP Rohilkhand University and Lucknow University (Won), Swami Vivekanand University Meerut and Chatrpati Sahu University Kanpur(Won) University of Jammu and BPS Mahila Vishwvidyalaya (Won).

Vice Chancellor Dr. Virinder Singh informed that the university is organising this tournament strictly in accordance with Latest Rules and Regulations adopted by respective National Sports Federations approved by Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports. Among others Dr. Surjeet Patheja, Director Amit Sachdeva, Sports coaches and DP’s of different universities were also present on this occasion.


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