AWANTIPORA The Directorate of Physical Education & Sports, Islamic University of Science & Technology (IUST) organized 1st Syed Mantaqi(R.A) Invitation Basketball Tournament on 2 May at the varsitys basketball court. Teams from various colleges and universities of valley participated in the tournament. The objective of the tournament was to surface the talented players of basketball game and to groom them for national & international competitions.
The 1st match was played between SSM College and NIT Srinagar in which NIT Srinagar defeated SSM by 28-15 points. Prof. Mushtaq A. Siddiqi, Honble Vice Chancellor who was Chief Guest of the tournament accompanied by Reyaz Rufai, Registrar as Guest of Honour gave flick to the match between Specially Abled Wheelchair Basketball team of valley to boost their confidence level and make them understand that it is the confidence and determination that encourages people to overcome unsurpassed elevation.
Vice Chancellor Prof Mushtaq A. Siddiqi thanked all participants and specially- abled basketball team for their tremendous and encouraging performance in the tournament.
Assistant Director Physical Education & Sports (IUST) thanked Voluntary Medicare Society for participating in 1st Syed Mantaqi R.A. Basketball Tournament-2019