City athletes Nikita Raut and Prajakta Godbole who have been selected to represent India in World University Championship at Italy were felicitated during the concluding function of summer camp organised by the Department of Sports of CP and Berar Mahavidyalaya.
Acting director of Department of Sports and Physical Education of RTM Nagpur University Prof. Atmaram Pande was the chief guest on the occasion. He spoke on the importance of sports in students’ life. He said, “Such type of camps will attract more and more students on grounds”. Prof. Pande regretted that students are not interested in sports and urged the school authorities to make the camp a regular feature.
Principal Dr Milind Barahate presided over the function. He appreciated the students for attending the camp even in scorching heat. During the 15-day camp the training of kabaddi was given to the students. Apart from it the importance was also given to physical fitness.
Noted kabaddi coach Vilas Kapse, SG Anthony Ravindra Tong and others were present on the occasion. Dr Vinod Dongarwar made introductory remarks. Dr Nishant Tipte conducted the proceedings while Prof. Sanjay Pusadkar proposed a vote of thanks.