Jalandhar August 29 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- National Sports Day dedicated to the memory of legendary hockey player Major Dhyanchand was celebrated in Lyallpur Khalsa College today. In the event held in the college grounds, boys and girls players of the college participated in 400 and 800 meters race. Ms. Gurjeet Kaur member of 2018 Asian Games Bronze winning women hockey team was the chief guest on the occasion whereas Mr. Lovejeet Singh District Sports Officer was the Guest of Honor.
Welcoming the guests and students, the Dean Academic Affairs of the college Prof. Jasreen Kaur said that the college was dedicated to promotion of sports in the region equally among boys and girls and for that matter it had introduced Girls wing in sports. The chief guest and the guest of honor in their messages urged the students to have a sense of sportsmanship while performing in playgrounds.
The College Dean Sports Dr. SS Bains enumerated the achievements of the college players and also presented the vote of thanks. The stage on the occasion was managed by Dr Surinderpal Mand.