Army organises Inter-Tehsil Wrestling competition

RAJOURI, AUG 12: A tehsil level Wrestling Tournament was organised at Keri in Rajouri district from August 10-12, 2017. The tournament was conducted to select players for Rajouri district team which would subsequently take part in the forthcoming Inter District Wrestling Competition scheduled in September 2017.
A total of five teams from Rajouri, Darhal, Manjakote, Keri and Jamola participated in the tournament. The tournament was an impressive display of talent and sportsmanship by all teams. The final matches for various weight categories were conducted after intense preliminary rounds and the winners and runners-up in various weight categories were felicitated. The selection of the district team was also finalized based on the performance of the players in the final matches.
The players selected for the district team were excited at the prospects of playing at the inter district level tournament. The event was witnessed by a large number of civil spectators as well as school children, who cheered the players throughout the tournament. A vote of thanks was given by Sarpanch, Keri, who appreciated the Army for its noble effort.