Bargarh: 26 Oct (Odisha.in) Former Indian Captain Hockey Wizard Padmashree Dilip Tirkey inaugurated the new Play Field at Vikash Educational Institution, Main Campus, Bargarh.
In his brief address to the students he said that” hard work and full commitments lead to success and no body should think that games and sports hamper the academic excellence.
Rather it boosts them to obtain miraculous success” he said. In the inaugural meeting Mr.S.N.Panda, Principal VJC gave the welcome speech and read out the profile of Tirkey.
Vikash school management also honoured Tirkey for his devotion and dedication in the field of games and sports and his service to the nation.
Those who were present include P. Mishra, Secretary, DAA , members of the management , Rabindra Mishra, BDO, Bargarh, Srinivas Kabi, Project Director, DRDA, Bargarh, Meera Tirkey and.S.P.Roulo, Principal, VRS.
Tirkey gave special tips to the students of VEI how to participate in National Level Competitions.
Mr. D. Murali Krishna, Chairman VEI offered the vote of thanks and told that the visit of Tirkey would boost the morale of the students and encourage them to play for the nation in coming days.
In the cultural program the students performed a dance “Chakde India”. Std-VIII student, Gargi Suman Tripathy coordinated the meeting and cultural programme.