Social Welfare Society Salapi begins 15-day long ice-skating coaching in Zanskar
KARGIL, DECEMBER 16, 2021: Social Welfare Society, Salapi today started a 15-day long ice-skating coaching for children in Zanskar.
Block Development Officer Zanskar Tsewang Rigzen was chief guest on the occasion during which a grand reception was presented by the villagers to the chief guest and other guests.
Addressing the gathering, the BDO expressed his gratitude to the people of Salapi village for completing the construction of Ice Hockey Rink under MGNREGA in a short period.
President of Social Welfare Society Salapi said around 50 basic learners of ice skating will be trained and shall participate in Zanskar winter sport.
Sarpanch, Panch and Namberdar of village convened their heartfelt thanks to the Rural Development Department for construction of the Ice Hockey Rink in their village.
The villagers said that earlier their children used to travel longer distances for basic coaching of ice skating and it was difficult during winter months.
The locals of the area have also expressed their gratitude to the Rural Development Department for completing the construction of the Ice Hockey Rink and said that their children will get a chance to take part in training and participate in sports activities during the winter months.