President Bidhya Devi Bhandari inaugurates the NSC Championship-2074 organized by National Sports Council(NSC) for the first time. The Inauguration program was conducted at International Sports Complex, Satdobato, on Sunday.
President Bhandari provided the Olympic torch to the first ever medal winner of Nepal, Jit Bahadur KC and National Flag to two Junior Players to inaugurate the Championship. The Olympic lamp was shined from the same torch given to Jit Bahadur KC.
Youth and sports minister, Rajendra Prasad KC was also present in the program. Minister KC stated that there has been a lot of progress in sports field in Nepal even with lot of difficulties and the players should be proud of it.
Sporting materials were also distributed to the National Association of various 29 games included in the Championships on the opening occasion. Triathlon, swimming, karate and lawn tennis have been completed in the 29 games included in the Championships.
‘My glory, my heart, my game’ is the motto of the championship. There are 4,482 players participating in 224 9 male and 1791 women.