Visakhapatnam Port Trust won the men's team title, finished runner-up in women's and under-16 girls categories in the 33 {+r} {+d} all-India Major Ports men and women and 23 {+r} {+d} children's athletic meet organised by the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust recently.

VPT Chairman Ajeya Kallam, Deputy Chairman S.V.L. Satya Kumar, working president of Visakhapatnam Port Sports Council G.S.S. Kumar, Sports Officer M.V. Manikyalu congratulated the teams and its coach-cum-manager Ch. Banerjee Babu at a function held in VPT.

Sports, cultural meet

The AP Labour Welfare Board and the Labour Department are jointly organising a district-level sports and cultural meet for employees of shops, establishments and factories at the Zinc stadium here on January 28 and 29.

The competitions will be held in volleyball, kabaddi, ball badminton, tennikoit, 100 M run, 50 M run (for women), long jump, shotput, discus throw and javelin throw. In the cultural events, competitions will be held in singing, mono action, fancy dress and playlets. Entries close on Jan. 22, Deputy Commissioner of Labour S. Bala Ravi informed.