Hoshiarpur: 61st District School Games today started at the playground of Government Senior Secondary School (Girls) Railway Mandi. District Education Officer (DEO) Rampal Singh inaugurated the games and declared the Sports Event open.
In these games, the sections have been divided as per age, under 14, under 17 and under 19. The games which will be played (both boys and girls) are Basket Ball, Badminton, Wrestling, Weight Lifting, Judo and other games.
DEO Rampal Singh advised all the students of the district to participate in the games to keep their body healthy.
Deputy DEO (Sports) Dharamjit Singh Brar is the incharge of these games and the Tournament Committee has organized this event.
The opening match of Basketball was played among the teams of Government School Khanaura and Khalsa School Garhdiwala. Government School Khanaura won the match and took the lead in the tournament.
Deputy DEO Balbir Singh, General Secretary Inderjit Singh Waraich, Joint Secretary Paramjit Singh Bains, Vice President Sanjiv Kumar, chief adviser Davinderpal Singh, adviser Ashwani Kumar, finance secretary Sharandeep Kaur, Principal Balwinder Kaur, Principal Lalita Rani, Principal Sanjiv Kumar, Principal Rajan Arora, Principal Bharat Bhushan, Principal Vikram Singh, Principal Tarlochan Singh, Satwant Kaur, Kuldeep Singh, Neelam Kumari, Harjinder Singh, Kranti Pal, Balwinder Singh, Rashpal Singh, Inderjit Singh and many sports lovers were present on this occasion.