The athletics championship during the third edition of Khasdar Krida Mahotsav (KKM) will be organized in association with Nagpur District Athletics Association from January 13 to 15 at RTM Nagpur University track.
Addressing media persons NDAA president Gurudeo Nagrale said total prize money for athletics is Rs 3,91, 600 . Nagrale said this year the prize money has been increased. The first three prizes in individual events are Rs 1000 and medal (first), Rs 700 and medal (second) and Rs 500 and medal (third). In relay the cash prizes are Rs 2,000, Rs 1600 and Rs 12000.
The meet will be organized in various categories including Under-12 bous and girls, Under-14 boys and girls, Under-16 boys and girls, Under-18 boys and girls, open men and women and masters (above 35) men and women. Total 130 events will be conducted including 4 relay evens in each category.
The events will be organized from 6.30 am to 8.30 p.m. Photo finish camera, ADM machine, LED screen will be installed.
Prof. Bunty Prasad Yadav will be the technical committee head. Ashpaq Sheikh will be the joint convener whereas corporator Nishant Gandhi is the coordinator of the meet.
Interested can register their names on kkmathletics.ngp2020.gmail.com The last date of entry is January 8 and the entry fee will be Rs 50 per event.Ramdhandra Wani, Padmakar Charmode, Ashpaq Sheikh, Piyush Ambulkar and others were present at the press conference.