SAMBA: Badhori Football Club on Monday defeated Higher Secondary School (HSS) Khara Madana in football in the on-going Block level sports competitions of Purmandal and Bari Brahmana being organised under Kehlo India Campaign at the Sports Stadium, here.
Around 141 players participated in athletics and football competitions as per the venue in-charge Vijay Singh Salathia, ZEPO Ramgarh.
He said that a total of 93 participants took part in athletics and 48 in football category as two matches in football were held and both the matches were won by Badhori Football group in under-17 and above-20 categories. Discuss throw, long jump matches were included in athletics.
The final competitions under athletics shall be held on October 3.
The Chief Guest, ADC Samba, Arun Manhas congratulated the winning teams.
He said winning and losing is temporary emotion of the game, however the development of character is permanent feature of the game.
He said youth should grab this golden opportunity by both the hands and take benefits from the Khelo-India Scheme Sports for Peace and Development, a Government of India Initiative.
The sports competitions of Block Purmandal and Bari Brahmana will also witness events under female category from October 3 in kabaddi, volleyball, kho-kho, badminton, wrestling, athletic, football in U-17, U-20 and above-20 age group.