Delhi Wrestler Deepak Kakran wins Shiv Khori Kesari title 2022

KATRA: The 24th Shiv Khori Kesari annual vishal Dangal was on held at Ransoo, base Camp of holy Shrine on the eve of Maha Shivratri.
The Dangal, which is locally known as Chinj, was organized by J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association with the active support of Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department, District administration Reasi, Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board (SSKSB) and Shiv Khori Dangal Committee under the overall supervision of, DDC member Kewal Krishan Sharma, Sarpanch Bhagwan Singh and President J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association Shiv Kumar Sharma.
Former Minister, Ajay Nanda was the chief guest on the occasion. Former Joint Secretary J&K State Sports Council Shiv Kumar Sharma, who is also vice President Indian Style Wrestling Association of India presided over the function.
Naib Tehsildar Ransoo Baldev Raj, Inspector Police Station Ransoo, Kamalpreet, Inspector 126 Bn, CRPF Virender Kumar, Inspector Police Station Pouni, Vijay Sharma were the guests of honour.
Sarpanch Vijay Kumar, Shamsher Singh, Joginder Singh, Sanjay Sahni, Sarpanch Bhagwan Singh, Sat Paul Verma, Om Parkash Verma, Lochan Singh , Romesh Bhagat, Sanjeev Kumar Sharma were the prominent persons present on the occasion.
Shiv Kumar Sharma thanked Director Tourism Jammu, Vivekanand Rai for granting Rs, 1,00,000/-, 50,000/- by Deputy Commissioner Reasi Babila Rakwal and Rs. 21,000/- by Sanjay Sahni of Delhi for organizing the mega Maha Dangal.
Shiv Kumar Sharma said Dangal keep away from many bad habits like drugs addition and inculcate principles of self discipline in them.
38 bouts were played during the dangal in which local wrestlers and wrestlers from Delhi and Punjab partcipated.
Wrestler Deepak Kakran of Guru Hanuman Akhara Delhi declared winner of “24th Shiv Khori Kesari Dangal Titile,” he was cash awarded with Rs, 12,000/- alongwith traditional “Gurj and Patta”while runner -up Wrestler Rashid of Domana Akhara Jammu got Rs 9,000/.
2nd main bout was won by Muneer Khan of Nagrota who defeated Ajay Sharma of Udhampur winner Muneer Khan cash awarded with cash 7,000/- while runner-up Ajay got Rs.5,000/-. Third bout was won by Bablu of Basantgarh who defeated Sanjeet Singh of J&K Police, winner Bablu cash awarded with Rs. 6,000/- while runner-up Sanjeet Singh got Rs. 4,000/-.
Ajay Nanda emphasized the need of inculacting the spirit of sportsmanship and its rule in National character building. One women bout was played between Arfana Akhtar of Pouni V/s Zahida of Karna. Winner Arfana Akhtar cash awarde with Rs. 1,100/- while runner- up Zahida gor Rs. 1,000/-.