Para Sports Meet for Special Children 2019

Para-Sports Meet at the IIS University

Some days are simply meant to play and one such enthusiastic event, the Birth Anniversary of Major Dhyan Chand, the Hockey conjurer of India, was celebrated at the IIS University Lawns on 29 August 2019 as the National Sports Day. The Sports Board, NSS and Equal Opportunity Cell of the University joined in for organizing of the Para Sports Meet to cheer the specially-abled, jubilant athletes of Disha, Umang, Milestone, Prayaas, Sweekar and Shri Nirmal Vivek School. Our esteemed Registrar, Dr. Raakhi Gupta formally declared the meet open, thereby paying homage to Major Dhayan Chand. Dr. Renu Shungloo, the Sports Head, appraised the gathering on his love for nation and achievements. The enthusiastic 110 participants from various schools then showcased their sparkling skills in the series of Paralympic Games - Hockey match, clay ART, Pyramid Race, soft ball throw, coloring competition, basket race, water fill and race, Candy Race Relay Race and Patriotic song competition. All the participants were given medals and all the winners of different gamed were awarded with medal by the Vice Chancellor of the university Dr. Ashok Gupta. Delighted in the luxury of freedom and time to play, the exhausted but rejuvenated participants were served refreshments.