ISLAMIA COLLEGE’S ANNUAL ROAD RACE
SRINAGAR: Asif Khurshid of B.Com 1st. Semester student won the Islamia College of Science and Commerce’s annual road race on Tuesday.
Khurshid covered the distance of 5.7 km in 16:47:21 minutes followed by Suhail Nisar of B Com 2nd Semester in17:23:47 and Muzaffer Hussain of BCA 3rd Semester in 17:29:54 minutes.
The race which started from Nishat bagh was flagged off by ICSC principal Prof GM Tibetbakal and culminated at Duck Park.
Around 127 students took part in the race.
Prof Tibetbaqal gave away the trophies to the position holders,
Speaking on the prize distribution ceremony college principal stressed upon the participants to inculcate habit actively participate in the games of their choice in and outside the college alongside their studies in order to be embodiments of sound minds in sound bodies.
Convenor college sports committee, Prof Abid Mirza, Dr Mohammad Hanif and Dr Nasreen Qureshi also spoke on the occasion.
Prof Tanvir Khan presented the vote of thanks to participating students and the staff members for making the hassle free race a grand success.
The event was organised by Physical Education department of the college.