Staff members win ‘Tug of War’ tie in ASCOMS meet

JAMMU, DEC 5: Female staff members beat girl students in opening ‘Tug of War’ game in the four-day long annual Sports, Academic and Cultural meet of Acharya Shri Chander College of Medical Sciences (ASCOMS) at the college campus, here today.
Earlier, the mega event was declared open jointly by the Joint Secretary, D K Batra; Director Principal, Dr Pawan Malhotra in presence of faculty members, staff and students.
In 100 mtrs event of athletics, Dr Chandpreet Kour of ENT Department bagged 1st position while Dr Depinder Kour of Microbiology Department stood 2nd and Dr Shalini Sobeati of Department of Community Medicine finished 3rd.
In a friendly cricket match, staff members made it a huge 185 runs win against students. Batting first, Staff-XI set a challenging total of 228 runs. Dr Amit Suri made highest 58 runs while Dr Gurpreet Singh scored 43 runs while Dr Rajesh Gupta added 42 runs. Dr Ravinder Gupta was other main scorer with 35 runs in his account. In reply, students’ team was bowled out for just 43 runs. From winning side, Dr Hardeep Singh, Dr Ajay Puri, Dr Amit Suri, Dr Ravinder Gupta and Dr Jatanbir shared two wickets each. Later, Dr Amit Suri was adjudged as the Man of the Match for his all round performance.
Meanwhile, during the course of the meet, various cultural, sports and academic events shall be organized including a friendly match between two medical colleges of Jammu.