SRINAGAR: Secretary J&K Sports Council, Nuzhat Gul Saturday inaugurated District Srinagar Taekwondo Championship at Multi Sports Centre Gindun Rajbagh, here.
The event is slated to be held in two days during which both girls and boys in different age groups shall be participating. More than 200 players are taking part in the championship.
Speaking on the occasion, Secretary Sports Council reiterated her stance on drug-free society and how sports can help achieve that aim. She also apprised participants and others about the sports policy and different schemes through which athletes and players can benefit immensely.
The Secretary Sports Council also assured participants of all the possible support.
, Member Sports council, Mohammad Akber and former Olympian, Gul Mustafa were also present at the inaugural function.
Meanwhile, the event got kick-started with the display of Taekwando skills by the players.