SMVDU Katra, July 2019. The Jammu and Kashmir Tug of War Association held trials for 32nd Senior Women Tug of War National Championship on 24th July, 2019 at Jammu. Two students of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU), namely Shruti (B.Tech., ECE 1st Year) and Sonika Thakur (M.Sc. Economics 4th Year) selected for the J&K state team. Prof. D. Mukhopadhyay, Vice-Chancellor, SMVDU, congratulated both the students and conveyed his best wishes for the National Championship at Agra (U.P.) w.e.f 28th-30th July, 2019.