1ST SYED MANTAQI (RA) INVITATION BASKETBALL TOURNAMNET: NIT wins inaugral match

1ST SYED MANTAQI (RA) INVITATION BASKETBALL TOURNAMNET: NIT wins inaugral match

SRINAGAR: The Directorate of Physical Education & Sports, Islamic University of Science & Technology (IUST) organized 1st Syed Mantaqi (R.A) Invitation Basketball Tournament earlier this week at IUST Basketball Court.
The inaugral match was played between SSM College and NIT Srinagar in which NIT Srinagar defeated SSM by 28-15 points.
Teams from various colleges and universities of valley participated in the tournament. The objective of the tournament was to surface the talented players of basketball game and to groom them for national & international competitions.
Vice Chancellor IUST Prof. Mushtaq A. Siddiqi, was Chief Guest of the tournament accompanied by Registrar . Reyaz Rufai, as Guest of Honour gave flick to the match between Specially Abled Wheelchair Basketball team of valley to boost their confidence level and make them understand that it is the confidence and determination that encourages people to overcome unsurpassed elevation.
VC Siddiqi IUST, thanked all participants and Specially Abled Basketball Team for their tremendous and encouraging performance in the tournament. Prof. Siddiqi ensured the Specially Abled Team that it will be Honour for Islamic university if any of them also wishes to take admission in the courses that IUST is offering and promised every possible support to them. He appreciated the efforts of Directorate of Physical Education & Sports (IUST) for organizing and hosting such event in the University Campus and stressed for hosting more events in future.