सोमवार, 1 अप्रैल 2013

Garhwal Heroes again wins the historical DSA title after 27 long years

By  Sunil Negi
The Garhwal Heroes Football Club, one of the prestigious and 61 year old club of Delhi has again made history few days ago when after 27 long years the players of the club again clinched the prestigious DSA Title as the chief football team of Delhi amongst all other aspiring teams. This is infact a most historical moment for the dedicated players of GHFC and also the managers who are tirelessly putting their best dedicated efforts to pool funds and also other means of facilities to ensure that despite of squeezed funds and no better source of funding its players bring laurels for the team. I must congratulate its Coaches Mr. Rana, MS Patwal, Anil Negi and BS Negi for being always in the forefront to manage the prestige of the Club. Mr. KC Singh Baba, its Chief Patron also deserves all appreciation for always being quite supportive in this joint effort alongwith Anil Negi and B.S.Negi. It is also appreciable to note that about 1000 players of poor economic background have so far been employed in various Governmental and semi governmental organisations of Delhi and  various other states of INDIA.

MEANWHILE, the patron of Garhwal Heroes Football Club, Mr. K.C. Singh Baba, MP publicaly assured the management and players of the club that he will do his level best to ensure that maximum financial contribution is given to the club in the forthcoming future. While declaring his personal donation of Rs.1 Lakh to Garhwal Heroes Football Club, K.C. Singh Baba highly appreciated the excellent performance of the players in reaching the quarterfinal in Durand Cup and urged the government to include Uttarakhand in the special status category of Himalayan Area Games under which the Union Government gives maximum financial support for the upbringing of the budding sportpersons of the hilly areas of the country. Mr. Baba specifically thanked the current management of the club and its enthusiastic office bearers namely, B.S. Negi, President and Anil Negi, Secretary of Garhwal Heroes Football Club.

Mr. K.C. Sing Baba expressed these views while addressing an impressive gathering of over 100 selected personalities of Uttarakhand at 4, MAHADEV ROAD, on the occasion of the club's Annual Function. Mr. B.C. Tripathi, Chairman, GAIL also declared his organisation's sponsorship to the tune of Rs. 5 Lakhs to the club in the near future.
Mr. Pradeep Tamta, MP, Mr. K.C. Pandey, Industrialist and Mr. Sunil Negi, Senior Journalist and President, Uttarakhand Journalists Forum etc also spoke on this occasion and assured of every possible help to the club.

All the players of Garhwal Heroes Football Club were also felicitated on the occasion including players of the Club's Women's Team. Various dignitaries present, while assuring their whole-hearted support, also declared of their individual annual contributions to the club.

 Encouraged by the overwhelming support of the sport lovers, the secretary of the club Mr. Anil Negi declared that the club will come out with a definite professional strategy and corporate perspective in order to give all round boost to the highly potential players of the club in the near future.