Salman Sagar felicitates Hamid Aziz

Hamid since his childhood has won many championships in the state besides participating in national level tournaments.

GKNN
Srinagar, Publish Date: Nov 18 2017 12:17AM | Updated Date: Nov 18 2017 12:17AM
Salman Sagar felicitates Hamid AzizGK Photo

Chairman Jammu and Kashmir Young Citizen’s Front Salman Ali Sagar has felicitated athlete Hamid Aziz for completing 110 km non-stop ultra marathon run from Srinagar to Baltal.

Hamid was earlier felicitated  by National Conference Working President and former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah for achieving the feat.

Hamid since his childhood has won many championships in the state besides participating in national level tournaments. 

The 22-year-old athlete from Downtown Srinagar also aims to break other ultra-marathon records in India by running non-stop for 24 hours. He will be setting out for this goal in Spring next year.

Salman Sagar hailed Hamid for achieving the feat. He said sportspersons like him need to be supported by the state government and the concerned authorities so that they fulfill their goals and bring laurels for the state. Hamid was presented certificate, memento and a cash award of Rs 5000.