Jammu Tawi, December 13
Secretary to Government Tourism Department Er. Farooq Ahmed Shah, flagged-off a contingent of 32 boys and girls, headed by their Team Manager and Coach Farooq Ahmed Bhat. The contingent will represent J&K in the 7th Dragon Boat, National Championship, being held at Guwahati Assam from 17th to 19th December 2015. The event is being hosted by the Dragon Boat Federation of India.
The event was attended by Director Tourism Kashmir Mahmood Ahmed Shah, Director Tourism Jammu RK Varma, Secretary Social Welfare Board and Vice President J&K Dragon Boat Association, Aamir Ali and Dy. SP PHQ Liyaqat Ahmed. The team has been trained by the J&K Dragon Boat Association and supported by J&K Tourism, J&K Bank and TCI Cements.