J&K Premier League commenced in Anantnag, the official statement said on Thursday.
It said the event is being organized in the district by J&K Sports Council in collaboration with various sports associations.
The inaugural ceremony of the league was attended by Deputy Commissioner Anantnag K. K. Sidha, who was the chief, it said. Besides, it added the event was also attended by Department of Youth Services & Sports (DYSSO) Anantnag, officials of the sports council and members of civil society.
The league will feature sports including volleyball, football, kabaddi and hockey, it stated. On the occasion, DC Anantnag Sidha also interacted with the players.