Four from South Andaman selected for NYCS GAILRAFTAAR finals

Port Blair
18 Feb 2018

In the NYCS GAILRAFTAAR- GAIL Indian Speed Star Session -3 at the district and state benchmarks, four athletes from South Andaman were finally selected for the final event to be held in Delhi on February 22 along with the selected athletes from all over the country. In the Port Blair, the trial was held recently at Netaji Stadium in which around 540 students from 25 schools. After that again on the state benchmarks the trials were conducted on February 12 and 13 and finally Suresh Bahadur from Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, Rebecca from GSSS Wimberligunj, and R.Rohitan and Gourav Sarkar both from KV-No.I, were selected.
Before leaving for New Delhi on Sunday, all the athletes met Mr Subhankar Ghosh, Director Sports and Youth Affairs, A&N Administration at his office. Speaking to the students, the Director congratulated and encouraged them with his best wishes. The District Representative of NYCS, Port Blair and the coordinator of the events Dr.Kandimuthu and  Mr. Mammu, coach from Netaji Stadium was also present.