The inauguration of an brand new acrylic surface basketball court constructed by Rotary Club of Madras East at Ramakrishna Mission Matriculation School, T Nagar was held on January 23rd at 4.30PM in front of 250 people audience.
Chief Guest Shri Sandeep Rai Rathore, Additional Director General of Police, Special Task Force, Tamilnadu inaugurated the court and urged the students to focus on studies and in parallel continue their passion in sports for life. Shri S S Nissar, Honorary Secretary of the Chennai District Basket Ball association and an Basketball administrator par excellence was honoured in the event with an special award recognizing his contribution to the sport for three decades. An exhibition match was conducted where the team from AVM Rajewari School won the match.
The basketball court will be used for practice by 3500 boys in the 3 Ramakrishna schools in T.Nagar. It was completed in 4 months with an investment of 12 lacs by Rotary club of Madras East.
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