Kho-kho tournament inaugurated

COLOURFUL START: Kho-kho players of various universities in VOC Stadium at Palayamkottai on Tuesday.   | Photo Credit: — Photo: A. Shaikmohideen.

Staff Reporter

A 11-day event hosted by Manonmaniam Sundaranar University

TIRUNELVELI: With glittering cultural events by schoolchildren and scintillating fireworks display, the southwest zone inter-university kho-kho tournament commenced at VOC Stadium at Palayamkottai on Tuesday.

The Vice-Chancellor of Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, host of the 11-day event, Cynthia Pandian, inaugurated the tournament in the presence of the Superintendent of Police, Tirunelveli district, C. Sridar, and the Commissioner of Tirunelveli Corporation, T. Mohan.

The Controller of Examinations, Kannan, and members of Syndicate committee of the varsity also attended the inaugural function.

The organising secretary of the tournament and head, Department of Physical Education and Sports, MSU, D. Shanmuganathan, proposed a vote of thanks.