Colonel HK Gopinath, who is serving as the administrative member of the Jakhama Military Station, advised the students to have faith in themselves saying, “There is no loser; failure gives opportunity to do better.”
Addressing the inaugural function as the guest speaker at the annual sports week of St. Joseph’s College (Autonomous), Jakhama, on November 12, Gopinath spoke on the importance of games and sports as a training ground for discipline, team spirit and physical and mental well-being.
In an update, assistant professor of the college Wedeu Mero said the programme began with an invocation by Rev. Sr. Dr. Ranit, vice principal of Academic Affairs, and words of welcome by Rev. Fr. Dr. Sebastian Oussepparampil, college principal, who insisted on placing “compassion above completion.”
A song was presented by Inaka V Assumi, while the oath taking was administered by Longvau Buchem, SJAC games and sports secretary.Pages: