In the sports sector J&K government has been very active on the ground trying to make new infrastructure and playing field for the youth.
Recently Advisor Bhatnagar while appreciating these efforts said that J&K is witnessing remarkable transformation in the Sports ecosystem since the past three years.
He declared the 84th Senior National, Inter State Table Tennis Championship at Jammu.
Addressing a large gathering of table tennis players including a galaxy of top stars from across the country at this grand event, he highlighted that Jammu and Kashmir is witnessing a remarkable transformation in the sports ecosystem since the past three years. This, he said, reflects the story of growth and development here with a sea of opportunities. He added that the UT government is giving prime focus to upgrading sports infrastructure here and in the last three years world class sports infrastructure has been established so that the youth of J&K excel in sports.
From Panchayat level to UT level, sports facilities are being established across the length and breadth of Jammu and Kashmir so that youth get the best training and exposure to play and perform at National and International events.
He further remarked that Jammu and Kashmir is emerging as the powerhouse of sports and players of national and international repute are being produced here. He highlighted that J&K is emerging as a preferred location for organizing National and International sports events and the successful culmination of Gulmarg Winter Games is witness to it.