Players to be provided boarding and lodging by Education Department
Srinagar: Minister for Education, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari has hailed Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) for conducting selection trials for the selection of J&K T-20 team.
“Through these trials everyone will get a chance to showcase their talent to be part of the J&K T-20 team,” he said adding that the youth of J&K are talented and need encouragement to further hone their capabilities.
Bukhari further added that education Department will provide all necessary support needed for the team. He said that the boarding and lodging for players would be provided by the Education Department.
He said that Education Department is in a process to involve students in extracurricular activities for their overall development. “The department will play a proactive role in providing a platform to youth and will support the activities which are beneficial for the youth of J&K”, he said.
He also said, it is extremely crucial for one to stand out to be noticed. “It is not only about the outstanding grades, it is also about the personality of a student that decides his fate in the competitive world.” he added.
(With inputs from KNS)