Port Wings News Network:
Kamarajar Port Limited has conducted the All India Major Ports Sports Badminton Tournament 2018 from 2nd to 4th April, 2018 at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai.
Out of 12 Major Ports in the country 10 Major Ports viz. Chennai Port Trust, Cochin Port Trust, Kamarajar Port, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust, Kandla Port Trust, Mumbai Port Trust, New Mangalore Port Trust, Paradip Port Trust, Visakhapatnam Port Trust, and V.O.C Port Trust had participated in this All India Major Ports Sports Badminton Tournament -2018.
The Chief Guest Shri S.Anantharaman, IRTS, Principal Chief Operations Manager, Southern Railways, Chennai has inaugurated the Tournament in the presence of Shri R. Senthil Kumar, IRTS, CTPM Southern Railways, Shri. S.Mohan, Secretary, Chennai Port Trust, Shri Sanjay Kumar and Capt.A.K.Gupta, General Managers, KPL on 2nd April at 10.30 a.m at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai.
The valedictory function of the above Tournament was held on 4th April at 6.00 p.m. at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai. Shri K.Sellappan, General Secretary, Kamarajar Port Sports Council welcomed the gathering. The Chief Guest Shri R. Srinivasa Naik, IRS, Commissioner, Commissionerate II, Chennai Customs Zone spoke on that occasion and distributed the Medals and Certificates to the winners of the Tournament in the presence of Shri S.Mohan, Secretary, Chennai Port Trust and Shri Sanjay Kumar, Capt.A.K.Gupta, Shri V. Krishnasamy, General Managers and Shri P.Radhakrishnan, Dy. General Manager, KPL.
The results of the Tournament
WINNER – Cochin Port Trust
RUNNER UP – Chennai Port Trust
THIRD PLACE – Mumbai Port Trust
1st Prize – Mr. Joy T. Antony, Cochin Port Trust
2nd Prize – Mr. Vilas Kuvale, Mumbai Port Trust
3rd Prize – Mr. G.P. Mahesh, Chennai Port Trust
VETERAN – Team Championship
WINNER – Viskhapatnam Port Trust
RUNNER UP – Jawarharlal Port Trust
THIRD PLACE – Chennai Port Trust