Chhattisgarh Pradesh Chess Association commonly know as CPCA was formed in 2015 and is affiliated to the apex chess body All India Chess Federation, Chennai to govern and develop chess activities in the entire state region of Chhattisgarh.
Cpca vision is to spread chess as a sport and as we understand it's game
of the brain so to add chess in schools.
Cpca has been conducting all
It's state selection tournaments under various districts and players have been performing at the national level in various age group categories.
Currently Mr Mukesh Singhania is the president Mr B.Chandra Shekhar Iyer is the Secratary who are also the founder members of cpca. Mr mukesh and Mr Shekhar both belong to the business fields and believe that one has to give back to the society and hence with common interest they have taken this social responsibility of spreading chess in remotes parts of Chhattisgarh.
Chess is a game of skill patience and endurance and hence this develops human brains which develops civilization and society and hence progress is achieved. We have completed many state and All India Level Tournaments and conducted the under -11 nationals 2016 and the 8th national school chess championship 2019 which is the mega event with a participation of 1000 players from 27 states across india
We at cpca believe in hard work and fair play.