Chandigarh, May 25 : The Netball Sports Promotion Association Chandigarh is organizing Chandigarh Junior State Netball Championship ( Boys & Girls ) on June 9 and June 10 at The British School Sector 44, Chandigarh. Addressing media persons here today the President Netball Sports Promotion Association Chandigarh Ranjan Sethi said that the event is aimed at promoting the game amongst masses and encouraging the youngsters.
General Secretary, Net ball Sports Promotion Association Chandigarh P. S. Lamba said that players (both boys and girls) born on or after April 1, 1997 are eligible to participate in this championship. There will be no entry fee for the championship.
Ranjan Sethi said that the chief guest of opening ceremony on June 9 would be Deputy Director, Panjab University, Sports department Dr Rakesh Mallik, while that of closing ceremony would be Director of Sports , Panjab University Chandigarh Dr Parminder S Ahluwalia. They added that registration for event can be done with Miss Rupinder Kaur (Mobile No. 9463449800) who has also represented India in Commonwealth games; at The British School Sector 44, Chandigarh on or after May 30, 2015.
He added that the Netball Sports Promotion Association Chandigarh was also organizing National Junior Netball Championship from June 25 to June 28 at The British School Sector 44. For this event all 26 states across India have confirmed that their players will be participating in the event. Around 650-700 players will participate.