Indore: Various sporting events were organized by the Prestige Institute of Engineering Management and Research here on Monday to mark the birth anniversary of the Indian Hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand which is observed as the National Sports Day throughout the country.
PIEMR faculties took part in various sporting events like Chess, Carom, Table Tennis, Chair Race, Basketball and Badminton and gave an exemplary display of their sporting skills.
In Chess, Prof Ayush Patidar emerged winner, while Anand Kushwah was declared runner up, Carom event was won by Prof Ajay Sikarwar, while Azmat Ali was declared runner up. The Table Tennis event was won by Prof Kamal Jain, while Prof Ankita Saxena won the Chair Race competition and Prof Yogesh Pandya won the Badminton tournament.
All the winners of various sporting events were given away prizes by Archana Deshpande. Dr. Manojkumar Deshpande, Director PIEMR while congratulating the winners, emphasized on participation of everyone in such activities which act as stress busters, help in enhancing performances, and improve emotional intelligence which in turn is necessary for developing personality of any individual.