ZT News Desk

Srinagar, July 2:

The Sports Committee of PHD Chamber Of Commerce and Industry Kashmir has Organised the World Sports Journalists Day in Collaboration with Sports Unlimited Magazine in a colorful ceremony held here at Bukhara by Hattrick at Sara City Center which was attended by a good number of sports journalists and prominent Sports Personalities of Valley.

The event was hosted and organized by the only and first Female Sports Journalist of  J&K, the Founder, and Editor in Chief of Sports Unlimited Magazine Ms. Shahana Fatima. To mark the occasion, (the Sports Development and Players Welfare Trust )was launched by Ms. Shahana Fatima which was graced by  Mr. Zamir Thakur, Mr. Sajid Yousuf Dar, Mr. Samiullah Beigh, Ahmed Ashfaq, and Tariq Rasheed Gani.

Speaking on the occasion Mr. Sajid Yusuf Dar said through hard work and sincere efforts, the sports journalists show the sports coverage to the masses even if they don’t reach the spot to witness the events.”Ms. Shahana Fatima, Sports Committee Co-Chair of PHDCCI described in detail the importance of Sports Journalists Day and the reasons behind its celebration.

Sports journalism is in our blood and soul. The responsibility of sports journalists is not just to cover the sports events but also highlight the issues being faced by players, organizers and also to show the mirror to the sports organizers what they have been doing and what they must do for the promotion of sports.

It is a good step to celebrate sports journalists’ day. It is journalists who show sports events to sports lovers and fans and play their key role in promoting sports across the country.

President JKFA Zamir Thakur, PHD Kashmir chapter and Chowdhry Group felicitate Ms. Shahana Fatima for outstanding contribution towards sports promotion