20th November 2014, Jodhpur
West Zone Sports Tournament 2014 of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) was organized successfully at Central Arid Zone Research Institute (CAZRI), Jodhpur during November 20 –24, 2014. The tournament was declared open by Dr BS Rajpurohit, Vice Chancellor, Jai Narayan Vyas University (JNVU), Jodhpur and Chief Guest of the inaugural event. He complimented efforts of CAZRI in arid zone research and also in developing fine infrastructure for this tournament.
The tournament was concluded on November 24, 2014 by Dr YV Singh, Director, ICAR-Zonal Project Directorate (VI), Jodhpur as the Chief Guest of the closing ceremony. Dr Singh presented the medals and trophies to the winners. Dr MM Roy, Director CAZRI presided this function and complimented the participating institutions for their exemplary discipline and sportsmanship.
A total of 527 sports persons and officials from 16 ICAR institutes viz. CIAH Bikaner, CIFE Mumbai, CIRCOT Mumbai, CSWRI Avikanagar, DoGR Junagadh, DOGR Pune, DRMR Bharatpur, ICAR RC Goa, IGFRI Jhansi, NIASM Baramati, NRCAF Jhansi, NRCC Bikaner, NRCC Nagpur, NRCSS Ajmer, ZPD (VI) Jodhpur and CAZRI, Jodhpur participated in this tournament.