SHIMLA -23 February, 2018

 Deputation urges for organising cricket matches

 A deputation of Shimla Sports Social and Cultural Association led by its president Shri V.D. Sharma met Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur here today and urged for organising cricket matches between Chief Minister, Governor and Press Eleven as per past practice. He said that the game helps to build up proper coordination between the media and the officers of the State Government. The Chief Minister assured to look into the request.


 CM congratulates boxer Ashesh for wining Bronze medal

Shri Ashesh Kumar a boxer from  Sundernagar of Mandi district bagged  Bronze Medal in Asian Trials Games in Indonesia.  

Shri Ashesh Kumar met Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur last evening along-with President HP Boxing Association & Director Coaching Boxing Federation of India, Shri  Rajesh Bhandari.

The Chief Minister congratulated Shri Ashesh for this feat and said that the State had no dearth of talents and many young sports persons from the State had excelled themselves in various national and international sports events like cricket, kabaddi, shooting, skiing,  mountaineering etc.  He said that State Government was committed to provide adequate sports infrastructure to the budding sports persons.

 Chief Minister expressed hope that Shri Ashesh Kumar will continue his endeavour in future to perform better at national and international levels.

  ==============================================                         Green Berry RKG Welfare Foundation contributes     Rs. 5 lakh for CM Relief fund

Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur was presented a cheque of Rs.  five lakh  by Chairman Green Berry RKG Welfare Foundation, Narkanda, District Shimla  Rajesh Kumar Gupta towards Chief Minister's Relief Fund here today.

Chief Minister thanked this noble gesture and said that donations made towards Chief Minister's Relief Fund go a long way in helping the needy and suffering humanity at the hour of distress.