SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir State Sports Council Monday conducted selection trials for special coaching camp in Athletics, Hockey and Wushu.
Players from different areas of District Budgam participated in the trials.
The coaches and selectors selected 85 boys for all the three disciplines.
Apart from local coaches, Sports Council has also invited coaches from Jammu region to impart coaching to local youth in different districts of Kashmir valley. Thousands of boys have undergone battery of test so far in different districts.
District Youth Services and Sports Officer, Budgam Sukhdev Singh was the chief Guest on the occasion who interacted with the boys and asked them to work hard to excel in sports.
Vice chairman, District Sports Council, Budgam Rifat Abdullah was also present on the occasion.
The ten day long special coaching camp will commence from January 03.
After the Special coaching camp, a mega sports festival will be organised in Budgam in which competitions of different events would be held.
J&K State Sports council has started activities across the State under Khelo India Scheme.