Srinagar: The first Sports Festival of the Cluster University Srinagar (CUS) was inaugurated by the Vice-chancellor Prof. Dr. Sheikh Javid Ahmed, at Government College for Women M. A. Road, Srinagar.
The festival shall run for five days and culminate with the Prize Distribution Ceremony scheduled for October 10, 2017, at Government College for Women, M. A. Road, Srinagar.
Both Girls and Boys teams from the five Constituent Colleges of the University are fighting for honors in games including Cricket, Football, Volley Ball, Table Tennis, Kho-Kho, Kabbadi and Tug of War.
The University has decided to felicitate award winning as well as to runners-up teams of all games and certificates of participation also distributed among the students representing their Colleges in various games.
On an inaugural day, competitions in Cricket, Football, Kabaddi, Kho-Kho, Volleyball, Table Tennis, and Badminton were conducted.
The Cluster University Srinagar has been established in the year 2016 with the financial assistance of the Centrally Sponsored Scheme of RUSA of the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and has started to function from March 2017. The University has its five Constituent Colleges like S. P. College, Amar Singh College, Government College for Women M. A. Road, Abdul Ahad Azad Memorial Degree College Bemina and Institute of Advanced Studies in Education M. A. Road, Srinagar.