SMVDU Katra, October 2019. Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU) organized inter-hostel basketball tournament for boys and girls. The finals of a week-long tournament were held. The league matches started from 14th October amongst all the teams to make it to the finals. A total of 7 hostels participated in the event. The spectacular finals were played between Shivalik ‘A’ and Shivalik ‘B’ in the girls category, and between Vindhayachal and Trikuta-Kailash in the boys category. In the boys’ finals, Vindhayachal, led by Abhishek Sharma, emerged as the triumphant winners in the nail biting finals with a score of 46-40. Rohit Malik scored the maximum baskets for the team. In the girls’ category, Shivalik ‘B’ registered an impeccable win with a final score of 28-8, with captain Muskaan Sharma as the highest scorer. Dr. Ashok Kumar Sharma, Head, School of Physics, SMVDU; and other faculty memebrs of the university, including Dr. Suparn Sharma, Mr. Mir Irfan Ul haq, Mr. Sanjeev Vadawan were present along with Mr. Rajiv Kumar, Faculty Incharge Sports, SMVDU, to facilitate the winners.