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Celebration of National Sports Day, 2023 in the Embassy premises

Lebanon, Ministry of External Affairs

August 25, 2023

Embassy of India, Beirut organized Badminton and Table Tennis Tournament on the occasion of ‘National Sports Day’ on 25th August, 2023 in the Embassy premises. Ambassador Md. Noor Rahman Sheikh addressed the gathering and conveyed that India celebrates National Sports Day for commemorating birth anniversary of legend Hockey player Major Dhyanchand. He further encouraged everyone to participate in any sports activity on daily basis to foster physical and mental wellness. Further, he administered “Fit India Pledge” to all participants including local staff members, India based staff and their family members and Indian Diaspora members. Lebanese players from M/s Makhzoumi Foundation also participated in the Table Tennis tournament.