Udupi, Nov 24, 2014 : The Department of Public Instruction will organise a State-level High School Boys and Girls sports tournament at the Mahatma Gandhi District stadium here from November 29 to December 1.
Addressing the media recently, Vinay Kumar Sorake, Urban Development Minister, said that 2,500 girls and boys from 34 educational districts and two sports residential schools from the State will take part.
As many as 33 competitions will be held and 99 medals would be handed out. The winner and the runner-up will chosen for the the National-level Sports Meet to be held in Ranchi in December.
To create awareness about the event throughout Udupi district, a sports chariot (Kreeda Rath) will be flagged off from the Venkataramana temple here on November 27. The chariot will pass through Manipal, Brahmavar, Kota, Koteshwar, Kundapur, Tallur, Navunda and Byndoor later this week