Sports gala and Talent Hunt activities held at KIU Skardu campus in the first week of May 2017
Sports gala activities were started aiming to provide an environment to the students at the campus so that they could revitalize sportsmen skills and spirits. KIU Skardu campus has been celebrating sports weeks since its establishment to maintain the quality of extra-curricular activities in the academic and professional life of both the faculty and the students. Keeping in view the real essence of the importance of sports gala at the university level, KIU Skardu organized a very beautiful and excellent event where both students and faculty members jovially participated and performed in different events during the week.
As the success of every task depends upon the workers who manage the system and design strategies and plans to operate effectively. This campus is lucky enough to have expert and devoted faculty and staff which made the current event remarkable, leaving everlasting images on the mind of the viewers. Mr. Imtiaz Ahmed Lecturer department of Computer Science was assigned the overall responsibilities as Convener Sports Gala activities, who devotedly and proficiently demonstrated his managerial skills and expertise during this event. He not only encouraged the students to participate but also supervised them to take part in the event as active performers.
Sports gala event included the following events that were efficiently demonstrated by both the male and female participants during the week: cricket, football, volleyball, table tennis, athletics, badminton, and tug of war.
It was a very wonderful day of the year when the whole university was decorated and specially cleaned for this magnetic event which refreshed the mind and soul of every viewer. The campus having located at the bank of the river Indus added a magnanimous beauty to the environment. All the students, faculty members, and staff were cheerfully sitting in every corner of the ground to enjoy the opening ceremony scenario. For the pleasure and additional excitement of the students and faculty, the opening ceremony of the sports gala activities was inaugurated by Dr. Irshad Ali, performing as a batsman on the cricket pitch.
All the sports events were effectively managed and every department at the campus had a number of teams and participants in different events. It was another outstanding effort of the convener that not only the male students but also the female students participated in various events.
Talent Hunt Activities
Talent Hunt activities were exquisitely arranged by Professor Zakir Hussain HoD Education Development, Mr. Ibrahim Hussain Lecturer department of Business Management and Mr. Abdul Rehman Lecturer department of Modern Languages. The organizers had expertise in different literary masterpieces such as poetry, writing, drama, debate, recitation, singing and other activities. Students from every department participated in different competitions and demonstrated their skills and inborn qualities.The talent hunt activities included the following events: recitation, Naat, hymn, drama, debate, speech, comedy, essay writing, Balti and Urdu Mushaira, stage show and singing. Both male and female students enthusiastically participated in different literary events.
The sports gala and talent hunt activities were arranged for a week. The closing ceremony was celebrated at the campus in an academic way where all the students, faculty members, and staff attended the ceremonial function.
Haji Fida Mohammad Nashad, Speaker GilgitBaltsitan Assembly was chairing as the chief guest of the closing ceremony. Whereas, Wazir Akhlaq and Ashraf Sada members GB Council were also attending the function. Dr. Irshad Ali Administrator KIU Skardu campus was chairing as host of the ceremony.
Dr. Irshad Ali Administrator KIU Skardu campus expressed the address of welcome, warmly welcoming the worthy guests to the campus and also congratulated the participants who performed well in the event. He was very happy to share his views about the event and said that there were many talents hidden among the students that we explored through this beautiful event. He also acknowledged that we have limited space at the campus but the performance of our students was really outstanding that nobody would ignore. On this spot, he jovially welcomed Dr. Raza who was given the task by the worthy Vice Chancellor to establish the department of Biological Sciences at KIU Skardu Campus.
The chief guest Haji Fida Mohammad Nashad, expressed his happiness and congratulated the participated who beautifully performed in different events. He said that it really a moment of immense pleasure to say that we have talented students who have versatile qualities and skills in multiple domains. He further said; it must be pledged that KIU Skardu campus is positively and effectively performing. The guest speaker Ashraf Sada addressed to the audience and congratulated the participants on their excellent performances. He said that KIU Skardu is actively working and moving towards perfection as it was observed during the event.