The two-day Nursing Inter Collegiate Sports Meet, being conducted under the aegis of The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University and hosted by KG College of Nursing at Saravanampatti in Coimbatore, got off to a dramatic start on November 21, 2017.
On the inaugural day, Dr G.Bakthavathsalam, Chairman, KG Hospital and Post Graduate Medical Institute, enthused the participants by participating in the volleyball game, which drew a resounding applause from a large number of spectators gathered there.
In all, 1,326 sportspersons drawn from as many as 51 nursing colleges across Tamil Nadu are participating in the event. The meet is rightly titled as “Saadhanaikku oru Sandharpam” (A Chance for Achievements).
For conducting the meet, an organizing committee consisting of Dr S.Geethalakshmi, Vice-Chancellor of The Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University and Chairman of the University Sports Council, and Dr Bakthavathsalam and Mrs Vasanthi Raghu, Vice-Chairman, KG Hospital, as Patrons, has been constituted.