The 8th National Blind Judo National Championships were held at Sri. Lal Bahadur Sports Stadium, Indoor Badminton hall. Over 365 players from 17 different states and Technical officials aretaking parts in this championships.
These championships are being played by in sub-junior & junior (boys and girls) and Seniors (men and women) in blind category. There are going to be 38 gold, 38 silver, 76 bronze in the championships.
On the 2nd day, the chief guest, Srinivas Goud Garu, Sports minister of Telangana, was present.
The sports minister shared encouraging words with the Judokas and urged them to continue their fervour towards sports and country.
He was immensely impressed by the performances and to carry forward this enthusiasm, he has assured the Telangana blind and para Judo Association that he will be providing 2% quota to blind athletes in States jobs.