Asha School Jammu Cantt blossoms in Khelo India Games
Three days District level games for Special Children were organised at Nagrota by Special Olympics Bharat, J&K from April 5-7, 2018 to provide an opportunity to special children to display their talent. 299 special children of Jammu District participated in these games. A workshop & seminar for Special Educators was also organised to interact with other teachers, discuss new techniques in special education, challenges faced and ways to handle them.
Special children of Asha School, Jammu Cantt under the aegis of Tiger Division participated with full enthusiasm and brought glory by winning 15 Gold, 14 Silver and 5 Bronze medals in the Khelo India Games. ASHA School, Jammu Cantt was declared as Overall Champions of the Event while Dr Meenakshi Gupta, Educator of the school was adjudged as Best Faculty member among all. The Chief Guest of the event Mr M C Panwar, Deputy Inspector General, CRPF Group Centre Nagrota, awarded medals and certificates to winners and lauded efforts for outstanding performance of children. Other prominent guests present at closing ceremony were Dr Anjali Sharma, Director All India Radio J&K, Padamshree Dr S P Varma & Dr D R Kapoor, Chairman Sahyog India.
- Lt Col Devender Anand