The first ever state vide panchayat level carrom and chess competitions was kick started today in district pulwama in collaboration with J&k State Sports Council. It is a foundation cum training programme wherein competitions in all the 190 Panchayats of 11 blocks of district pulwama will be conducted for three consecutive days. 20 students each (boys and girls) for chess and carrom from each panchayat village are going to participate in this grand panchayat level competition.
On 31 of July the screening will be conducted.
On 1of August inter panchayat block level competitions will be conducted at each block headquarter.
Approximately 7600 participants will be the part of this programme out of which 3800 boys and 3800 girls have registered their names so far. The agr bar of the participants will remain below 25 years.
This has been the biggest village Panchayat level programme in the history of J&k.
On Ist of August the inter panchayat block level competitions of the above mentioned games will be conducted, wherein observers from the administration will be monitoring and inaugurating these competitions.