RBI Mumbai win Hot Weather Football Championship

RBI Mumbai win Hot Weather Football Championship

The RBI Mumbai team in a jubilant mood after winning the Hot Weather Football meet.Photo: Jai Kumar

Mandi, November 28

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Mumbai has defeated Tamil Nadu Police with 5-3 goals in the 49th Hot Weather Football Championship here today.

As many as eight teams took part in this tournament, in which RBI Mumbai and Tamil Nadu Police reached in the final match.

Deputy Inspector General of Police, central zone, Mandi, Madhusudan was the chief guest of this event, who awarded the winter team.

Addressing the gathering, the DIG said the sport was essential for the youth to ensure their good physical and mental health. He encouraged the youths to take active participation in different games besides focusing on their study.

Rajender Gupta, general secretary of the tournament organising committee, said, “Our main aim to organise this event is to encourage the youths of the district to play football. We also urge the state government to make efforts to promote sports across the state by providing adequate infrastructure for it.” — TNS

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