Mangaluru, Dec 14: Department of Physical Education of St. Aloysius college organised 137th annual athletics meet on Thursday, 14th December at centenary ground.
Ekalavya Awardee of 2003 Mr.Clifford Joshua who is presently the Assistant manager of Corporation bank was the chief guest of the function. The function was presided over by the rector of St.Aloysius Institutions Rev.Fr Dionysius Vas SJ.
Ishrar Pasha of 1st BBA who represented India in Powerlifting at commonwealth held at SouthAfrica and Prathiksha Shetty of 3rd BSC who was represented as Indian ambassador in International Cadet Exchange Programme 2017 were felicitated at the ceremony.
The program started with the march past with students holding pluck cards highlighting social issues and urge for saving the mother earth.
Rev Fr Praveen Martis SJ welcomed the gathering. The meet was declared open by the chief Guest Mr.Clifford Joshua followed by the torch relay by the student conveners of sports Association.
The events for the athletic meet were 800mts, shotput, 100mts, longjump, tug of war, 4*100mts relay for students and 50 mts for both teaching and non-teaching staffs. The winners of the day were awarded for their achievements.
Mangaluru: St Aloysius College hosts 137th annual athletics meet