Remote Hanspuri school students celebrate Annual Sports Meet

Report by: 
KURMA RAO
Mayabunder
12 Jan 2018

The 48th Annual Athletic Meet of Govt. Middle School in Hanspuri, one of the remotest villages in the North Andaman region, was held on Thursday. The Pradhan of Chainpur Panchayat, Smt Sarlawati declared the meet open as the chief guest in the presence of PRI members and villagers of the area. In her address, Smt Sarlawati reiterated the importance of games and sports in students’ life and stressed that a healthy mind resides in a healthy body. Motivating students to be physically fit, she urged them to actively participate in extra-curricular activities including sports and excel in different disciplines.
The day began by hoisting the school flag which was followed by a synchronized and well coordinated March Past by all the Houses of the school. Various track events organized during the meet thrilled spectators present on the occasion. Prizes were later distributed to winners and runners-up of the athletic meet.