Deputy Chief Minister Dr Nirmal Singh Saturday said that present dispensation is committed to provide requisite infrastructure to boost sports activities in the State.
"It is a matter of great satisfaction that such sports events are being held in the state which provides platform to local youth to exhibit their talent. Kashmir has a huge potential for holding such events," said, the he Deputy CM while addressing a sports event here. The event has been organized by Special Olympics Bharat as a part of preparatory camp for World Winter Games to be hosted in Austria in 2017.
Participants from within the state and neighbouring Himachal Pradesh are taking part in the event which would last till May 4, 2016.
Dr Singh urged upon the out station participants of Himachal Pradesh to be as ambassadors of peace and goodwill and take the message that people in Kashmir are tolerant and believe in brotherhood, harmony and inclusiveness.