VPS holds 34th annual athletics meet
The 34th annual athletics meet of Veeramachaneni Paddayya Siddhartha Public School (VPS) was held at the school premises on Friday.
The 34th annual athletics meet of Veeramachaneni Paddayya Siddhartha Public School (VPS) was held at the school premises on Friday. The athletics meet began with kindergarten children in the attire of prominent Telugu writers, poets, political leaders and tribals for a fancy dress event. As many as 22 events were conducted as part of the athletics meet. Separate events were also held for alumni and guests.
DCP Tafseer Iqbal, who was the chief guest at the event, said, “School managements should create an atmosphere conducive for children to develop their skills and talent. They should also encourage students to actively participate in sports and extracurricular activities, which help promote their holistic growth.”
The DCP hoisted the school flag and lit the athletics meet torch. Athletes and winners of major tournaments lit the fire. Later, the DCP distributed prizes and certificates to the winners of the meet.
School principal T Ambareesh Babu, head mistress Y Lalitha Kumari, convener P Prabhas, student counsellor P Sarojini Devi, Siddhartha Academy secretary P Lakshmana Rao, parents of students and teaching staff were present.