SRINAGAR: Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), Awantipora beat Jammu University by a solitary goal in the finals (football) of first State Sports Championship played at Jammu on Saturday.
For IUST, the winning goal was scored by defender, Mohsin Mir.
Vice Chancellor IUST, Prof Mushtaq A. Siddiqi, Registrar, Prof AG Rather and Deans of various Schools, all teaching, non-teaching and student fraternity congratulated the team for this achievement and appreciated the untiring efforts of Director, Physical Education Prof K A Tarzan, and his entire team.
VC while lauding the team spirit and consistency shown by IUST team during the entire event, in his message highlighted that besides curricular activities, the university is highly committed to provide all support and encouragement to its students to explore their hidden talents in extracurricular and co-curricular activities as well.
He also thanked University of Jammu and others for organising the event and stressed that more and more such events need to be organized by universities in state.
The event was organized by Directorate of Physical Education and Sports, University of Jammu in which 08 teams from the universities of J&K state participated.