KISHTWAR: Additional District Commissioner Kishtwar Pawan Parihar on Thursday inaugurated Zonal Cricket Tournament being organised by District Youth Services and Sports Department at Chowgan Ground Kishtwar. In this tournament teams from different districts of the Jammu Division are participating.
Speaking on the occasion, Additional District Commissioner said that the purpose of organising such events is to nourish the sports talent and development of team spirit among the youth.
He said that no stone will be left unturned in the promotion of sports activities in the district.
“I hope that more players from the district will play in State, national and international level in future” he added.
District Sports Officer Dewan Chand Thakur said that the youth of the district have immense potential to excel in this field. The ADC lauded the efforts of the District Youth Services and Sports Department for holding such events in the district and assured every possible help for the promotion of sports at the grass root level.
Besides District Youth Services and Sports Officer Kishtwar other concerned officials of the department, sports lovers and large number of people were present on the occasion.