Sat appeals LG to provide best infra to Football players


Jammu: A group of young football players on Thursday met former State President BJP and Ex Minister Sat Sharma and apprised him of the problems being faced by them. The deputation was led by BJP Mandal Vice President Deepak Kumar.
During the interaction with the players, it was brought to the notice of the BJP leader that a ground which is allotted to the Tourism Department near Indoor Sports Complex, Puran Nagar is lying vacant and youngsters from the area and other areas want to use the ground for the purpose of playing football.
Sat Sharma said that it was brought into his knowledge that the ground is lying vacant and its judicious use is must and the better utilization of the land can be done by using it for budding players of our city.
He said earlier on the same area many times the locals spotted many youngsters consuming illegal substances which not only deteriorates health but also destroys the career of a youth. He said with the efforts of coaches and locals, many youth have transformed themselves on the path of sports and this thing must be carried forward to keep our younger generations intact.
He appealed LG Manoj Sinha and JK administration to seriously look into the matter and provide an adequate infra for the youngsters where they can learn many things which can be helpful to them health wise and for their careers. Sharma also said that he will take up the matter with the concerned authorities regarding the matter and a best possible infra will be provided to them for playing.