A school in Ludhiana Commences a 42nd Annual Athletics Meet

42nd Annual Inter House Athletics Meet was held at Guru Nanak Public School, Sarabha Nagar, Ludhiana. S.Baldev Singh, an Olympian and a recipient of Arjuna Award was the Chief Guest on this occasion. S Hardeep Singh, an International Hockey player and a folk singer was the Guest of Honour. They were given a rousing welcome by the members of Management and Principal, Mrs.Parvinder Kaur.The Head Boy ,Jaskirat Singh and Head Girl, Tejas formally introduced them to the audience. The well synchronised March Past by the students of four houses rendered all present speechless. S. Baldev Singh unfurled the flag and declared the meet open. This was followed by releasing of balloons and pigeons to mark the festive and jubilant spirit of the young Nankians.

Thereafter Ramaninder Kaur, a National Level Athlete administered the Oath to the athletes. S. Baldev Singh complimented the school for conducting the event in an organised manner. Heinspired the students to participate in sports and said that grounds like this yield players like Milkha Singh and Dhanraj Pillai. S. Surinder Singh, General Secretary, GNPS Committee thanked the guests for their benign presence and encouraged the students to make the most of this wonderful opportunity to showcase their athletic talent.

850 students including State and National Level Players of the school participated in various track and field events. The Trophy for ‘Best in March Past’ was bagged by Bhai Vir Singh House.