Inauguration of NCU Bridge Club
The game of Bridge is recognized by the Government of India and the Association of Indian Universities. Bridge is considered as the king of mind sport. It The NCU Bridge Club was inaugurated by Shri Kawaljit Singh, Vice-President, Bridge Federation of India, on 6 Feb 2019 at the University. In his inaugural address, Shri Kawaljit Singh explained the salient features of the game and the Government’s interest in spreading the game among the students of Indian universities. He also added that it is a game for all age levels and it can improve various skills like basic maths, logical thinking, inferential and sequential reasoning, problem solving and decision making, especially among students. He enlightened the audience about the Bridge Education Programmes initiated by the Bridge Federation of India. Earlier Col. Bikram Mohanty, Registrar, NCU, showed how philanthropists like Bill Gates and Warren Buffet have been supporting the game globally and NCU students should take this opportunity to learn and excel in the game. Mr Diptendu Roy coordinated the event.