Mangaluru, Dec 15, 2018: The first ever national level men’s Kabaddi Championship for the Physically Challenged was inaugurated at Mangala Stadium on December 15, Saturday by Deputy Commissioner Sasikanth Senthil. The event is being organised by Maatru Pratishtana and Karnataka State Kabaddi Association of Physically Challenged.
In his address, the Deputy Commissioner expressed his happiness over the organising of such a special event.
MLC Ivan D’Souza, Deputy Director of Youth Empowerment and Sports Pradeep D’Souza, Maatru Pratishtana Managing Trustee M R Mahesh Gowda, former MLA J R Lobo and others were present. Teams from 12 states are competing in the event.
The valedictory to be held on Sunday will be attended by MLAs D Vedavyas Kamath, Dr Bharath Shetty, ZP CEO Dr Selvamani, Senior Civil Judge Mallanna Gowda Patil and others.