Gadchiroli Nov. 17 (District Correspondent) Sports keeps our body healthy. Sports plays an important role in the personality development of the students; it makes a person independent and achieve success in life.
This was stated by Dr. Prashant Bokare, Vice-Chancellor of the Gondwana University while inaugurating the inter-college sports competition organized by the sports department of the University at the playground.
He assured that all necessary facilities will be provided to the sports department so that the it can be self-sufficient in holding the sports activities. The VC extended his best wishes to the players participating in the competition.
Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University Dr. Sriram Kawle and Director Sports and Physical Education Department Dr. Anita Lokhande were prominently present on the occasion.
Dr. Anita Lokhande made an introductory speech, Dnyaneshwar Thackeray conducted the programme and vote of thanks was given by Raju Chawke. After this inauguration, the Kabaddi match started.
Kabaddi teams of boys from various colleges under Gondwana University participated in these competitions. The Kabaddi matches will continue till November 19. Dr. Rajendra Gore will coordinate the contest.
After that, volleyball matches will be held from November 21 to 23. Mr. Anand Wankhede will coordinate these matches. Athletics for boys and girls will be held from November 24 to November 26. The coordination of these matches will be done by Dr. Satyendra Singh, Dr. Sanjay Murkute, Sangeeta Bambole.
Gondwana University Pro VC Dr. Shriram Kawle, Registrar Dr. Anil Hirekhan also wished the students. Inter college sports competitions are going on under the guidance of Anita Lokhande. Vicky Petkar, Mahesh Joshi, Satish Patole, Nilesh Rathod contributed to the success of this inaugural event.