Friday, 27 January 2023



LATEST NEWS ILT20 : Sharjah Warriors-Dubai Capitals match called off due to rain Hockey World Cup : South Africa, Argentina, Wales win 1st round of classification matches Malaika Arora & AP Dhillon Snapped Together, Check The Proof Karan Aujla’s EP Four You Consists Of Interesting Songs, Listen Inside ILT20 : Focus is on winning the next few games : Zahoor Khan Indian women's hockey team loses 1-3 to Netherlands in its second friendly tie Cong formed govt in 2018 due to its good work in previous tenure : Ashok Gehlot Hockey World Cup : India hammer Japan 8-0 in 9-16th place classification match IND vs NZ, 1st T20I : Prithvi Shaw will have to wait as Shubman Gill has done well : Hardik BB16 : Farah Khan to host 'weekend ka vaar'; slams Tina Datta, Priyanka Chahar Choudhary for bullying Shalin Bhanot Australian Open : Aryna Sabalenka beats Magda Linette to reach first Grand Slam final, to face Elena Rybakina 'BB16': Tina Datta lashes out at Shalin Bhanot, says 'mind your language' DC Kishtwar Dr. Devansh Yadav meets families of war heroes, freedom fighters FCR, Div Com Office celebrates 74th Republic day Agriculture Department Kashmir celebrates 74th Republic Day Director Health Services Kashmir unfurls Tricolor at Swastha Bhawan Bemina Div Com Kashmir unfurls National Flag at Office Premises Principal District and Sessions Judge, Srinagar unfurled Tricolour at DCC, Mominabad Mayor of Srinagar unfurls National Flag at SMC Srinagar Kali Jotta Stars Visits Wagah Border To Celebrate Republic Day Republic Day Celebrations-2023 : Lt Governor Manoj Sinha unfurls National Flag at Republic Day function


J&K Sports Council celebrates National Sports Day as a mark of tribute to Major Dhyan Chand

Functions held at TRC Football Turf Srinagar, KK Hakkhu Stadium Jammu, other district centers

Sarmad Hafeez, Secretary Tourism and Culture, Kashmir, Jammu And Kashmir, Jammu & Kashmir, J&K Sports Council, National Sports Day

Web Admin

Web Admin

5 Dariya News

Srinagar , 29 Aug 2022

J&K Sports Council today held a series of sports functions across Jammu and Kashmir to commemorate National Sports Day. Secretary Youth Services & Sports Department, Sarmad Hafeez presided over the function as chief guest at TRF Football Turf here.

While addressing an event to commemorate the hockey icon on his birthday which is celebrated as National Sports Day, Hafeez said, "National sports day is being celebrated all across the country today and various sporting events are being organized.

He told that both at Divisional and Panchayat levels players are participating in the sports day celebration events and all the sports promoters of the ‘My Youth My Pride’ sports program are being felicitated here today. He further added that all the people associated with the event have played a pivotal role in taking sports to the nook and corner of the union territory. 

Lieutenant Governor is personally monitoring all the activities related to sports and is keeping track of all the activities, he added.He said that J&K Sports Council is in the process of roping in more coaches, trainers, sports medicine experts, and sports psychologists for all its district centers to bring J&K to par with all major sports hubs of the country.

While paying the glowing tributes to the legend, Hafeez reiterated that government would leave no stone unturned to take sports to the apex of the sports map of the country and all necessary steps will be taken to achieve the goal.Secretary of J&K Sports Council, Nuzhat Gull said that several events were organized across the Union Territory to pay glowing tribute to the legend and the “wizard” of Indian Hockey, Major Dhyan Chand who lives in the heart of every sportsperson of the country.

She said that on this day we must all take pledge to promote sports that inculcate discipline, ethics, and values in the young generation and help our country reach greater heights.She also highlighted the role of sports in the upliftment of the youth and its associated benefits to the society and country at large.

A large number of players from various games were present on the occasion who witnessed hockey and football matches. Apart from guests many former players and officers and officials from J&K Sports Council were also present on the occasion.

On the occasion several sports promoters, including journalists and foreign players were also felicitated.Secretary Sports Council Nuzhat Gul, Dr Zafar Iqbal and Harbaksh Sing were guest of honour on the occasion.


Tags: Sarmad Hafeez , Secretary Tourism and Culture , Kashmir , Jammu And Kashmir , Jammu & Kashmir , J&K Sports Council , National Sports Day



related news




Photo Gallery



Video Gallery



5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2023 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD