Sport plays an important role in the physical and mental development of students: Dir Education
Declares opening of two-day ‘sports mela’ at GHSS Rajbagh
Message from Yaqoob Ali on Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Srinagar, October 10: On the eve of the annual Sports Day, Director of School Education in Kashmir, Dr. TasaduqHussain, on Monday inaugurated a two-day ‘Sports Mela’ at the Rajbagh Government Girls’ Higher Secondary School.
According to the spokesperson, the director of Kashmir’s education department, also the main guest of the annual sports day celebrated at GHSS Rajbagh, declared the Sports Mela open in the presence of 300 students and other officials.
A total of 100 students participate in different sports including football, khokho, shot put, chess and carrom etc.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Tasaduq said he was happy to see that the students practice sports in addition to their studies.
“Sport plays an important role in the physical and mental development of students, in addition to improving concentration and relieving their stress and anxiety,” he said.
The director added that the national education policy also emphasizes sports in addition to children’s education.
“The COVID-19 pandemic has left students with no choice but to confine them to their homes, which has caused them a lot of stress and trauma, but these types of sports activities will help students overcome this and will bring their lives back to normal,” he said. said.
Earlier a few months ago, the principal inspected the said institution and was impressed after seeing some students giving a presentation about his surprise visit to the institution.