Moodabidri: The annual sports event for Hegade Samaj was held at Betgeri ground on Sunday by DK District Hegade Samaj Sangh Kotebagilu.
Praveen Kumar Hegde, owner of Vardhan Thermal Energy Products, Karkala inaugurated the Games.
Moktesara Shyam Hegde, Administrator of Kotebagilu Veeramaruthi Temple spoke as the chief guest and spoke about the importance of sports for good health. Heggade requested that social workers actively participate in the development of society.
National award winning retired teacher Hattaje Prabhakar Hegde lit the sports torch.
Temple Secretary C. Shekhar Hegde, Veermaruti Temple Brahmakalashotsav Committee President Udaya Kumar Hegde, International Sportsperson Pushparaja Hegde, Sports Coordinator Vasant Hegde, DC District Hegde Women’s Unit Kotebagilu President Vinod Hegde were present.
District Hegde Samaj Sangh President Naveen Hegde welcomed. Secretary Pranil Hegde narrated.