Under ‘Khelo India’ programme by the Central Government, a sports tournament is organised in district Akhnoor today. Almost 3000 participants have registered from three zones of Akhnoor to participate in the tournament.
It was inaugurated by DC Jammu, Ramesh Kumar. Addressing the media, he said that it is a great initiative by the Indian Government to organise these kinds of sports events on a national, state and block level. It will boost the youth of the region to take part in the sports. Central government is providing necessary sports facilities at the block and district level in the region of J&K, said Rakesh Kumar.