My Youth My Pride: Secretary Sports Council reaches Tral
SRINAGAR: Secretary Sports Council Nuzhat Gull on Thursday visited Tral, Pulwama and presided over a programme organized by J&K Sports Council in collaboration with local Administration at Hamdard School, Tral.
The visit was a part of a public reach-out programme under Jan Abhiyan and B2V4.
The Secretary Sports Council had a series of interactions with the locals chiefly consisting of young children.
In her address, she highlighted the importance and benefits of sports policy and spoke about the initiatives taken by the administration to upgrade sports infrastructure and provide quality coaching across J&K UT.
She said more sports welfare programmes are in offing as well.
About the provision of sports equipment and gears for players of far flung areas of Tral, Nuzhat Gull assured that every step shall be taken to reach all the athletes in future.
She said during the last programme, sports equipment and gear were provided to players and a lot of talent was scouted by way of the sports flagship programme My Youth My Pride.
“Sports is the medium to defeat the evil designs of drug cartels, the more we are inclined towards sports, the more we will remain disciplined in every field of life,” she said.
A huge gathering of participants including sports persons, citizens attended the day-long programme.
A number of sports activities were also conducted during the programme.
Speaking on the occasion BDC member Tral Dr. Harbaksh Sing gave an outline of Tehsil Tral and how it has always emerged as one of the productive areas in every field.
He spoke about how the area has contributed to the welfare of the district and the other parts of the UT.
Putting forward demand for more infrastructures, Dr Singh said that he was sure J&K Sports Council will extend all possible help to the natives of Tral as there is a lot of talent waiting to be tapped.