With the aim of encouraging the youths in the slums to play football, Sportskedia, a city based organization tied up with Slum Soccer a Nagpur based body and organized a State Slum Soccer Championship.
48 talents from 6 districts namely North 24 Pgs, Kolkata, Howrah, Malda , Burdwan , Jalpaiguri took part in the tournament to win the State Slum Soccer Championship.
Aparup Chakraborty, a former Indian Indoor Cricket Team Captain and an AIFF Match Commissioner along and Mr. Raja Venkat, former National Cricket Selector, is spearheading Sportskedia.
The tournament also witnesses a social awareness workshop conducted by WC Winning Sports Psychologist- Mrinal Chakraborty and former Indian selector Raja Venkat.
Sportskedia shares a similar vision with Slum Soccer to use sports and bring about changes in society.
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