The She Power program has been kickstarted with an aim of developing women football in the UT
Real Kashmir Football Club, on the most appropriate day, announce an all women's football team that will compete at the national level.
The RKFC chairman Sandeep Chattoo handed the responsibility of starting an initiative for the promotion of women football in the state to his wife Poonam.
Despite having no prior experience in the sport, she felt confident about the girls of the valley proving their potential.
The prowess of She Power Programme
She joined hands with DPS Srinagar to start the She Power Programme that is a wholesome venture to nurture young girls in the field of sports.
After the success of RKFC in the I-League, the club was flooded with emails and requests from the girl students to start a similar initiative for them.
This joint football team of RKFC and DPS will compete at national levels.
Despite the inevitable ifs and buts, the expertise of RKFC and exceptional facilities of DPS will prove to be a stepping stone to success for the girls, said Vijay Dhar, educationist and founder of DPS Srinagar.