Gulmarg in Jammu and Kashmir is good to go to have a five-day national winter game from March 7 under the Khelo India program, authorities said on Tuesday. Sports secretary Sarmad Hafeez audited plans for the super occasion with concerned offices and partners, an official representative said.
“There will be 30 occasions under four orders including snowboarding, snow skiing, cross-country and snowshoe in which players from the nation over would take an interest,” the representative said.
The gathering was held by Sports Council secretary Naseem Choudhary, Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Development Corporation Limited (JKTDC) senior supervisor Tabassum Kamli, an extra representative magistrate Srinagar Hanief Balki, the travel industry agent executive Ideel Saleem and delegate chief, data, Shakeela Shawl. The meeting was additionally gone to by previous MLA and president Winter Games Association J&K Muhammad Abbas Wani and previous Olympian Gul Mustafa Dev. Hafeez requested that the officials put forth solid attempts with an expert touch to make the occasion a triumph.