Advisor Ganai inaugurates 2nd Jammu Mahotsav Golf Cup at JTGC

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JAMMU: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai on Sunday inaugurated 2nd Jammu Mahotsav Golf Cup 2019 here.
The tournament is organised by Directorate of Tourism, Jammu in collaboration with Jammu Tawi Golf Course (JTGC) to promote Golf in Jammu and create awareness about healthy living.
Advisor Ganai hit the first ball to Tee Off the event.
Ganai appreciated the participants of the tournament and complimented Director Tourism Jammu, O P Bhagat and Secretary JTGC, Hitesh Gupta for organizing the event as part of Jammu Mahotsav. Ganai directed the Secretary JTGC to further improve the facilities being provided to the members of the Golf Course. Ganai asked the Secretary to immediately put up a proposal for the construction of a Swimming Pool as part of Health Culb of the Golf Course. Later Ganai took a briefing from the Secretary JTGC about the functioning of the Golf Course.
According to Secretary JTGC, 96 players participated in today’s tournament divided into 24 four-balls including one four-ball of children below 12 years of age and one four-ball of senior citizens above 65 years of age. The participants included members of Jammu Tawi Golf Course as well as other Golfers from across the State including one four-ball each from Army Golf Course Udhampur, Army Golf Course Nagrota, Army Golf Course Miran Sahib, BSF Golf Course Paloura.
The JTGC Members acknowledged the efforts of Secretary JTGC for keeping the Golf Course vibrant by organizing one tournament almost every month. They urged the Secretary to make further improvements in the Golf Course by taking up pending works in JTGC.
Jammu is fast emerging as a golfing destination for tourists across northern part of the country. Jammu Tawi Golf Course is one of the most scenic and challenging golf courses located on the left bank of river Tawi, nestled in the hillocks and forests of the Shivalik Range.

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