Srinagar March,15,CNS:Under civic action programme, IRP 8th Bn organized a T-20 cricket tournament at Sainik school in Manasbal. Principal Sainik School Mansbal Shri Nazir Ahmad Dar was the chief guest on the occasion.
Nine teams from Bandipora and Ganderbal are participating in this tournament. Commandant IR 8th Bn Shri M.L Mehra and other officers were present on the occasion. Besides, a large number of people witnessed the inaugural ceremony and inaugural match of the tournament.
Dy. Commandant Shri G.L Sharma while speaking on the occasion said that the basic aim of organizing such programmes is to boost the morale of budding players of these districts and to channelize the energy of youth towards sports.
The inaugural match was played between Eleven Friends Kangan and Wonder Boys Safapora which was won by Wonder Boys Safapora. Shahid Ahmad khan of Wonder Boys Safapora was declared as the man of the match.