Sandhya S Pai the Managing Editor of 'Taranga' the Weekly magazine inaugurated Karate competition.
Sandhya S Pai the Managing Editor of 'Taranga' the Weekly magazine said that Karate is the art of self defence and expressed her happiness seeing the number of participants in the competition participating with enthusiasm.
In her inaugural speech in Vigneshwar Sababhavan in Parkala, she said that physical development and concentration can be gained by Karate only. And that only by a disciplined life success can be achieved in the Dojo competition organized by Institute of karate and allied arts which is a Karnataka and Kerala inter Dojo competition.
Support to Sports:The Pro Chancellor of Manipal University H S Ballal said that apart from studies participation in other activities is also essential in his Presidential address.
The Executive Director of Udayavani daily news paper Gautham Pai said that in today’s world Learning karate is very essential. And it is necessary to create interest among youth about it.
Entrepreneur Pramod Madvaraj advised that to give same importance to Karate competition as well as studies also.
In this occasion, Head Master Praveen Kumar falicitated H S Ballal on behalf of organisers. Certificate were distributed to those who were won in the Blackbelt exam.Honourable president of organisable committee,P Srinivas Upadhya, Organiser K Anand Devadiga were present. President of Organisation M Manjunath Upadhya welcomed. Secretary T S Sudheer Kumar proposed vote of thanks.Dr Radhakrishna Aital was host of this function.
450 Karate participants of more than 100 branches are participating in this tournament sponsored by Udayavani. Former MLA K Raghupathy Bhat will distribute the awards