STATE TIMES NEWS
JAMMU: The maiden Cerebral Palsy contingent of Union Territory (UT) of Ladakh flagged off jointly by Tonyat Tashi, Chairman Contractor Association Leh and Tsewang Dorjay, president Pagir Society of Ladakh.
A total of 10 players from different parts of Ladakh have been selected to represent the UT along with Manager, Safdar Ali and Coach.
President Cerebral Palsy Society of Ladakh, Syed Mehraj Ud Din Shah said that the initiative taken to being in mainstream these specially abled children and provide them some platform to perform and excel.
Syed Mehraj Shah extended thanks to the sponsors, ADGP Ladakh, Satish Khandare, Chairman Contractor Association Leh, LAHDC Kargil, Hotel Singge Palace, ALTO Leh, Kacho Imtiyaz, Kacho Brothers Pashkum, Abdul Mateen Super Star Shoe House Leh and Miss Abida Dar.
Syed Mehraj Ud Din Shah said that it was due to the helping hand extended by the sponsors that a fully geared team of UT Ladakh shall participate in the Nationals.
Pertinent to mention here that the Cerebral Palsy Sports Federation of India (CPSFI) is conducting its Inaugural National Athletics Championship 2022 at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium (warm up synthetic track), Lodhi Road, New Delhi from May 4 to 7.