Jammu and Kashmir News
JAMMU, SEPTEMBER 27: 1st J&K Junior, Senior and Master Open Bench Press Championship was held at Yatri Niwas Bhagwati Nagar, Jammu was organized by All J&K Powerlifting Forum Jammu and All J&K Gym Association Jammu.
The Minister for Social Welfare, Forest, Ecology and Environment, Bali Bhagat was the chief guest on the occasion.
In this championship 120 players from J&K participated and most attraction of the championship was Master-III, Fazial Pal lifted 120 kg, Sandeep Singh lifted 130 kg, Rohit lifted 130 kg and Raman Sharma also participated.
Speaking on the occasion, the Minister lauded the role of All J&K Powerlifting Forum Jammu and All J&K Gym Association Jammu for providing opportunities to the budding players of the state and advised the young players to take part in such competitions with enthusiasm and dedication which can help them in future in the competitive and professional world of games and sports.
Moreover, Mr. Surjit Singh CEO of “Eco Adventures” has announced that the winner of their respective weight categories get free full day adventure trip at Reasi.
Later, the Minister participated in the Birth Anniversary of Shaheed Amarnath Bhagat near Civil Secretariat Jammu. Paying tributes to Shaheed Amarnath Bhagat, Bali said that the contribution of Shaheed Bhagat for welfare and development of the State would be recognized and remembered by generations to come.