Srinagar: Government Medical College Srinagar lifted the winning trophy of the inter-college badminton tournament (women) organised by the University of Kashmir.
23 teams from KU’s affiliated colleges participated in the tournament, organised by the varsity’s Directorate of Physical Education and Sports (DPES).
The final match was played at Women’s College Nawakadal between Government Medical College Srinagar and Government Degree College Sumbal. The GMC Srinagar team defeated GDC Sumbal three sets to nil.
Principal Government Degree College for Women, Nawakadal, Prof (Dr) Nighat Nasreen presided over the prize-distribution ceremony as chief guest, while Dr Musavir Ahmad, Coordinator DPES KU, was the guest of honour.
Prof Nasreen urged the students to take active part in sports events and assured all support and cooperation for further collaboration with DPES KU.
Dr Musavir Ahmad thanked the College Principal as well as Physical Director Women’s College Nawakadal Sakeena Bashir for their efforts and dedication in conducting the tournament.
Surjeet Kour, Tournament Convener, presented the vote of thanks while Harbinder Singh, Hockey Coach, conducted the proceedings of the event.
The chief guest and guest of honour later distributed prizes among the winning and runners-up teams.