Inter-district Boxing, Karate championship concludes in Kargil

SRINAGAR: State-level inter-district boxing and karate championship-2018 for all age groups of boys and girls concluded at Kargil on Saturday at Indoor Stadium.

Kargil district won both boxing and karate games while as Leh district bagged second position followed by Jammu district by securing third position.

Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Kargil, Tsering Gyalpo attended the closing ceremony of the event. He said that the organizing of state-level championship in the district would provide a platform to the youth to achieve excellence in the sports and also help in promoting sports culture.

He said holding of such events will also help players to get chance to compete at national and international level.

The SSP felicitated the teams who participated in the event and showed the best performance during the tourney.

Senior officers of YSS Department and district administration and a good number of sportspersons were present on the occasion.