Parents and teachers should encourage children to participate in sports, said Yalandur town municipality president Ningaraju.
He was speaking after distributing prizes to children who won prizes in various sports competitions held in the town. “Studies provide knowledge to the children, sports provides good health. Hence sports also should be encouraged,” he opined.
Municipality member Y N Murulikrishna, SDMC president Chikkannaswamy, Afsar Khan, Mauseena, Anil Kumar, BRP Ravikumar, Puttarajamma and others were present.