Army conducts Inter-village cricket competition

A cricket match in progress at Poonch.

Udhampur: With an aim to encourage the youth for physical fitness and boost the culture of sports amongst them, Army organised an “Inter Village Cricket Tournament” at Jhullas in Poonch District.
Eight teams from Poonch District participated in the competition with enthusiasm and sportsman spirit.
The tournament culminated in an exciting final match played between Bhainch and Mendhar teams wherein Mendhar team won the final match. The entire event was organised for youth engagement in positive activities.
The competition saw an overwhelming response from youth as well as local spectators. The locals and youth whole heartedly appreciated the gesture of good will and bonhomie extended by Indian Army and requested the army to conduct similar events in the future also.