Jalandhar, Aug 16, 2022 (Yes Punjab News)
Punjab Government is all set to organize ‘Punjab Khed Mela 2022’ from August 29, the National Sports Day, from Jalandhar by the Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, which will be of two months with multiple sporting events at Block, District and State level.
Deputy Commissioner Jaspreet Singh, while giving information for this mega event, said that the online registration was available on a special portal www.punjabkhedmela2022.in and the online and offline period for various sports disciplines would be remain in process till August 25, 2022. The offline registration can be made in District Sports Officer’s Office.
The Deputy Commissioner said that the sporting events would be held in various age groups including under-14, under-17 and under-21 besides open groups between the age group of 21 and 40, 41 and 50 & above 50 years of age. The age for these competitions will be taken as on January 1, 2022. The Block level tournaments will be held from September 1 to 7 with games Volleyball, Athletics, Football, Kabaddi, Kho-Kho and Rope while District Level tournaments taking place from September 12 to 22 would have games Athletics, Football, Kabaddi, Kho-Kho, Volleyball, Handball, Softball, Judo, Roller Skating, Gatka, Kick Boxing, Hockey, Netball, Badminton, Basketball, Power Lifting, Lawn Tennis, Wrestling, Swimming, Boxing, Table Tennis and Weight Lifting.
Similarly, the State Level tournaments starting from October 10 to 21 will include all district level games, plus Kick Boxing, Archery, Shooting, Chess, Rowing, Gymnastics, Fencing and Power Lifting. The Deputy Commissioner also gave a call to school, college and students of other institutions to get them registered on the portal to showcase their sports potential in these events.