|EARLY TIMES REPORT|
JAMMU, Dec 4: BJP is committed to improve the sports infrastructure in the Union Territory. He was speaking in favour of the BJP candidates for the ongoing DDC elections, said J&K BJP president Ravinder Raina.
Bharatiya Janata Party led government at the centre has put special focus of the development of Sports which is the only common thread that binds people together and helps in developing a feeling of patriotism and unity that can counter regional factionalism.
Ravinder Raina, BJP President Jammu & Kashmir along with other senior leaders of the party addressed a series of rallies at Dinga Amb, Nagri, Jakhwad, Mareen and other areas in Kathua District. BJP Vice-President & Prabhari Yudhvir Sethi, Jangbir Singh Seh-Prabhari, Rajeev Jasrotia former Minister, Janak Bharti, Rashpal Verma, Kulbushan Singh, Raj Singh, Asha Anand, Sudesh Kumar Sethu, Shivdev Singh, Balwant Singh, candidates Rimmy charak Karan Atri, Neelam Devi Suresh Kumar phalli, Rahul corporator vishal and others were present in the rallies. Ravinder Raina reminded that the foundation stone has already been laid for a mega sports complex spread over 270 Kanals of land will be built at an estimated cost of Rs 58.23 Crore. The sports complex will be named as “Shri Arun Jaitley Memorial Sports Complex”. Project will be executed under the Prime Minister Development Package (PMDP). He said that the government also intends to develop the Cricketing Talent with the support of Star International Cricketer Suresh Raina. An International standard Water Sports Centre located at Nehru Park, Srinagar is almost ready to be dedicated to the people of Kashmir.