District-level sports meet for disabled held in Trichy

A district-level sports meet for disabled people was held at the Anna stadium in Trichy, Tamil Nadu. The sports meet was held on Thursday.

The sporting event was held to select contestants for the state level event to be held in Chennai on 1 December.

The contestants took part in various sports such as long jump, high jump, and cricket.

People with hearing impairment had three different types of sports - 100m, 200m and 400m races, long jump, shot put and relay.

The visually-impaired people took part in high jump, shot put and discus throw.

Those with partial blindness took part in the 50m, 100 m and 200m track events.

Out of the 315 participants, 44 contestants were selected for the Chennai state level event.

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