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ARMY conducts inter school sports competition


Udhampur, Dec 20 CNS: With an aim to bring in communal harmony and to inculcate sportsman spirit amongst the students of Rajouri District, the Indian Army organised a ‘Inter School Sports Competition’ at Khawas on 20 Dec 18. The event provided impetus to the Army’s efforts to promote positive development amongst the students through sports and also provide a competitive platform to showcase their talent.

A total of 600 students from five schools namely Kotranka, Khawas, Samote, Draj, Luni Darman of Rajouri District participated in the competition. Various events like 100 Mtr race, Kabaddi, Spoon Race, Debate and Painting were conducted during the competition. The event brought to fore the raw talent available among the students in the region, especially from the remote areas and gave them the opportunity to compete. Winners in all categories were felicitated which included award for the Best Competitor.

The Principals of all five Schools and Sarpanhes of villages expressed gratitude towards the Army in its endeavours to motivate the youth of the region and usher-in bonhomie.