To give a boost to sports activities in the Indian Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K), the District Development Commissioner (DDC) Kulgam town, Showkat Aijaz Bhat inaugurated a district level inter-zone volleyball tournament at the Sports stadium here.
The event was organized by the District Youth Services and Sports Department.
Speaking on the occasion, Bhat said that our children have enormous talent and potential that they demonstrate at national and international level.
The DDC interacted with the players stressing to take up sports along with academics and channelize their potential in full.
He further said that sports activities have a significant impact on the social and mental development of youth and that games inculcate sportsmanship qualities, teamwork and discipline.
The DDC further directed the concerned and participants to follow SOPs and guidelines in view of the coronavirus pandemic.
Among others, District Youth Services and Sports officer and other staff members of District Youth Services and Sports office were present on the occasion.