Athletics meet concludes at Dakha college
LUDHIANA: The two- day 41st annual athletics meet of Guru Tegh Bahadur National College Dakha concluded at the General Sant Singh Stadium of the college on Monday.
Harmeet Singh of MA-II (Pbi) and Tajinder Kaur of BA-III were declared 'the best athletes' among boys and girls, respectively.
In his presidential address, director of Sports at Panjab University CS Grewal praised the college authorities and the students for putting up the wonderful show. He exhorted the students to excel in sports, as sports were no longer a pastime but a serious vocation. Welcoming the chief guest, principal Assa Singh Ghuman said in times to come GTB would become a sports nursery.
College president Sher Singh Sekhon thanked the chief guest and wished the students all success in life.
He also lauded the efforts of prof Rajwant Kaur and prof Gagandeep Singh of the sports department, because of whom the college basketball team won the gold medal, football team won the silver medal and Khusdeepak Kumar and Simranjeet won gold and bronze, respectively, in boxing and weightlifting in the PU championships.