To commemorate the birth anniversary of hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand, it is observed as National Sports Day across the country. Department of Physical Education, Canara College, Mangalore, in association with Sports Association celebrated national sports day on August 30, 2019 at college seminar hall. The chief guest of the programme Dr. Sanjana Gamsa, Fitness Trainer, spoke on the relevance of the day. In her speech paid tribute to hockey legend Major Dhyan Chand and also shed light on a nationwide campaign named Fit India Movement. She said this initiative is the need of the hour and will take the country towards a healthier future. College Principal Dr. Malini K V presided over the function. Physical Director Mr. Avinash and sports association co convener Mr. Pramod Kumar P S were present on the occasion.