Chandigarh April 26 : The 5th All India Inter-University Gatka (Men and Women) Championship 2021-22 is being organized from May 4 to May 7 at Sant Baba Bhag Singh University, Khiala, Jalandhar.
Disclosing this here on Tuesday, National Gatka Association of India (NGAI) President S. Harjeet Singh Grewal, State Awardee and Director Sports of the University, Dr. Pritam Singh said as per the directions of Association of Indian Universities (AIU), this inter-university tournament is being held for the third time at Sant Baba Bhag Singh University.
They informed that information notices have already been sent to all universities in the country for sending their entries regarding the participation of Gatka teams in the competition of Gatka Single Soti and Farrie-Soti (Individual and Team Events).
They appealed to the Directors Sports of all the Indian universities and national educational institutes deemed to be universities, to send the entries of their university Gatka teams (Men and Women) at the university email firstname.lastname@example.org in any case by 30th April.
Gatka promoter Harjeet Grewal and Dr. Pritam Singh said the competition draws of all the teams would be held on May 2 while the men’s Gatka teams of different universities would compete on May 4 and 5. Similarly, on May 6 and 7 there will be competitions for women’s Gatka teams of different universities.
They further informed that a day before the said tournaments, there would be meetings of team managers of various Gatka teams, in which instructions would be given regarding the participation of teams, NGAI Gatka rules and discipline of tournament.