Republic day of India Hockey festival to begin today

MUSCAT: The 70th Republic day of India Hockey festival will be organised on January 19, 2019 (Saturday) organised under the auspices of Embassy of India. The Ambassador of India Shri Munu Mahawar will be chief guest. The guests of honour will be Kiran Asher (Managing Director of Al Ansari Group) and Engineer Dawood Ahmed al Raisi (Former Chairman OHA and Vice President of AHF / Member FIH Committees) At the Sultan Qaboos Sports complex. This is the thirteenth year in a row that Team Coorg and Friends of Naqvi are conducting the event under the auspices of Embassy of India and in coordination with the Oman Hockey Association. Prominent sports personalities have been invited for the Republic day hockey festival.