Hockey Poonch, Kho-Kho body observe Olympic Day

JAMMU: Hockey Poonch and J&K Kho-Kho Association today observed Olympic Day by holding exhibition friendly matches at Sports Stadium Poonch and Green Fields ground, Gandhi Nagar, here.

At Sports Stadium Poonch, Stadium Yellow defeated Stadium Orange 2-0. Amandeep and Jagmeet were the scorers who netted the ball in the 15th and 39th minute of the match respectively. Divisional Forest Officer (DFO), Mohan Choudhary was the chief guest while DySP DAR, Mohan Sharma and DySP CID, G R Bhardwaj were guests of honour. Among others special guests were Narjeet Singh, Narinder Singh and Nirdosh Kumar (Manager Sports Stadium). Among others present were Rajinder Singh Toofan, Dr Bhubishan Kumar, Mustaq Ahmed, Ravinder Singh, Tanveer Dar, Vijay Kumar, Sanjeev Sharma, Sourab Sharma, Matinderpal Singh, Ram Prakash, Ranveet Singh, Sunny Sharma and Vikas Sharma.

The event took place under the technical supervision of Vijay Kumar (PEM) while Pawan Kumar Sharma coordinated.

Meanwhile, Olympic day was also observed by J&K Kho-Kho Association at Green Fields ground, here today. A friendly match was organised wherein president of the Association, Manmeet Singh and BS Tirthi enlightened the players regarding importance of Olympic and its moto. Also present were Kuldeep Gupta, Harjeet Singh Ajay Gupta, Dheeraj Sharma, Deepak Thapa and Vishal.


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