A two-day golf tournament concludes at RSGC, Kashmir
Srinagar/BNS: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan, attended the concluding ceremony of the two-day gold tournament at Royal Springs Golf Course on Sunday.
The high profile Golf tournament, which witnessed the participation of local and national golfers, was played in a two-day stroke play format with its first phase inaugurated on Saturday at KGC.
For the first time, a mega golf tournament was held at KGC after being refurbished and sponsored by the union territory’s Tourism department.
The advisor said that Kashmir is blessed with beautiful golf courses and has huge potential for high scaled professional golf tournaments, thus attracting golfers from every part of the country.
He added that the government was committed to providing national-level sports infrastructure to the sportspersons of J&K with a view to organizing a high-end competition in the UT.
While expressing satisfaction over the successful conduct of the 2-day golf tournament, Advisor Khan said that a huge investment is going into a number of projects for infrastructure development in Jammu and Kashmir’s Tourism sector.
He said new destinations are being explored and several measures are being taken up to project J&K as a complete Tourist destination.