Teams reach from various states

Friday, Jan 30, 2015,18:34 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Thiruvananthapuram | A traditional Kerala-style welcome was accorded to teams from different parts of the  country which arrived in the state for the 35th National  Games which will be held in seven districts across the state.    Teams from Jammu and Kashmir, Manipur and Uttar Pradesh  were the first to arrive at the capital. Several other large contingents of teams and officials have also arrived.
In all the venue districts, rousing reception has been extended to the athletes and officials, coordinated by the respective District Organising Committees (DOC) and peoples’ representatives.    Hockey teams of Jharkhand, SSCB, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Assam, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Gujarat have arrived at Kollam.