Students participate in Annual Athletic Meet of Arya College
Students participate in Annual Athletic Meet of Arya College
Ludhiana, March 10, 2018 (Iqbal Happy): 71st Annual Athletic Meet of Arya College Ludhiana was inaugurated today with great pomp and show. Approximately 600 students participated in the impressive March Past. A.D.C.P (Traffic) Sukhpal Singh Brar of Ludhiana inaugurated events of today’s Athletic Meet, while Satisha Sharma, Secretary of College Managing Committee and Dr. Vijay Sareen were also present on the occasion as special guest.

While addressing the young sportspersons, the chief guest, ADCP Sukhpal Singh Brar said that a person should have faith in his hard work and not leave anything on fate. Man is the creator of his own destiny. He also added that nothing is impossible for a person of determination and even the parents and institutions should play a productive role by making their children aware of their duties towards their nation and the national flag. The youngsters should play their part in making their nation proud.

The principal, Dr. Savita Uppal offered a warm welcome to the chief guest giving an introduction of the sports history of Arya College, Dr. Uppal said that the college has produced many players of national and international worth. Satisha Sharma, Secretary, ACMC, said that the arrival of such prestigious international sports personality will prove to be an inspiration for the students of the college. She also added that the sports play an important role in the physical and mental development of an individual.

The sports meet was inaugurated by March Past by the young athletes of the college. The march-past was led by international level Bronze Medal Winner in Base-Ball Championship, Prabhjot Singh. The sports torch was lighted by national Base Ball player Raja Ram and Anshu Rani. The Oath-taking ceremony was performed by Silver Medal Winner in Power Lifting, Jaspreet Kaur.

The stage was conducted by Prof. Davinder joshi, Dr. Mamta Ratra, Dr. Tajinder Bhatia and Dr. Raman Sharma. The Medical Officer, Dr. Basant Kamal provided the first-aid facilities to the players on the ground.

The President of Sports Activities, Prof. Davinder Joshi, In-charge Women Section, Suksham Ahluwalia, Sports Head Prof. Sunder Singh, Prof. Baljeet Kaur, Prof. Amanpreet Singh and Prof. Navdeep Kaur contributed in this event.

The results of the events organized today are as follows:
Shot Put (Girls): 1st Anshu Rani, 2nd Jaspreet Kaur and 3rd Kulwinder Kaur
800 mtr. (Girls): 1st Komal Devi, 2nd Ekta and 3rd Sushila Kumari
Long Jump (Girls): 1st Shanti Devi, 2nd Komal Devi and 3rd Rajpreet Kaur
Discuss Throw (Girls): 1st Anshu Rani, 2nd Prabhjeet and 3rd Aneeta
Javelin Throw (Girls): 1st Shanti Devi, 2nd Jaspreet and 3rd Rajpreet
Rope Skipping ( Girls): 1st Sushila Rani, 2nd Shweta and 3rd Komal
Long Jump (Boys): 1st Arvind Chaubay, 2nd Bobby Singh and 3rd Prabhjot Singh
Short put (Boys): 1st Prabhjot singh, 2nd Rajat and 3rd Ramandeep
Jevelin Throw (Boys): 1st Prabhjot Singh, 2nd Manpreet kumar and 3rd Rajat
Shot Put (Non-Teaching): 1st Karan, 2nd Ranveer and 3rd Ranjeet Singh
Shot Put ( Female Staff Teaching): 1st Pooja Gaur, 2nd Prabhsimran Kaur and 3rd Prof. Pannu
Short Put( Male Teaching staf): 1st Raman K Sharma, 2nd Devinder Joshi and 3rd Raman Nayyar