Noida: Last Friday, Asian Academy of Film And Television Boxing Club in association with Amjad Khan Boxing Foundation organized its 1st AKBF Pro-Fight Event held at Marwah Studios, Film City Noida.
“The boxing club of AAFT has begin its activities by organizing another major event by inviting professionals and giving young aspirants an opportunity to learn from heir style and way of conducting,” said Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios.
“We need to have more games like this. The fact is that any sports will bring good health to the nation. Healthy Citizens means Healthy Nation,” said Manoj Tewari MP and Delhi Pradesh President of BJP while lighting the ceremonial lamp.
“Marwah Studios is pioneer in supporting any good work, be it a charity, media activities, film event or sports. By joining hands Marwah Studios has encourage another national sports which has been ignored for a long time,” said S.M. Khan former Director General Ministry of Information And Broadcasting, Government of India.
“ The sports bring in a lots of sportsmanship in students. The games are the need of the hour. It is essential for overall personality of the student. I congratulate Sandeep Marwah for adding sports to the college activities. This will bring major change in the thinking and alertness of the students, said Stuti Kacker – IAS, Chairperson, National Commission for Protection of Child Rights.
Sahil Peerzada of Dynamic Business Entrepreneur, Manasvi Singh, Director, Buddy4Study India Foundation, Vipin Gaur General Secretary News Paper Association of India, Roshni Thakur, Rishikumar Singh and Sahil Goyal, MD (ENVI) were also present there.
Chandan Singh and Naseem Ahmed Professional Boxing Coach have groomed these professional players for fight event. The Best Boxers Award was given to Rakesh Lochav in the male category and to Jaspinder Kaur in the female category.
Amjad Khan an international player and founder of Amjad Khan Boxing Foundation thanked every one for their presence and being a part of the show. He also paid his gratitude to the World Boxing Champion and Olympic Medalist Amir Khan for motivating him to start this event.