It is one of the celebrated between school football opposition in India, named after the Indian Air Force Air Marshal Subroto Mukerjee. It began in 1960 and has been led each year every year from that point forward.
Subroto Mukerjee considered the thought in 1958 when he was the Chief of the Air Staff. Subroto Mukerjee Sports Education Society was framed in 1960 after his less than ideal demise in Tokyo. The principal competition was held in 1960, with interest of around 50 school groups. The quantity of schools taking an interest expanded throughout the years. Since 1998, the competition is played in two age gatherings, sub-Junior under 14 years and Junior under 17 years.