Anantnag– The Jammu and Kashmir Sports Council on Friday started the JK Premier League in Anantnag in collaboration with various sports associations.
In an official statement, the Sports Council said that the Deputy Commissioner (DC) Anantnag, K.K.Sidha was the Chief Guest at the inaugural ceremony of the league. The event was also attended by DYSSO Anantnag, officials of sports council, members of civil society and general public.
The league will feature sports including volleyball, football, kabaddi and hockey. With six teams featuring in each category.
On the occasion, DC Anantnag Sidha also interacted with the players and directed the DYSSO to distribute shoes among them.
According to the statement, the DC reiterated his commitment for the upliftment of sports infrastructure in the district and also assured full support to the youth for realization of their talent in various sport activities.
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