Panthal Kesari dangal on January 14

JAMMU: Oranised by the Swami Nitya Nand Wrestling Association Panthal under the aegis of J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association, the annual 118th Panthal Kesari Vishal Dangal shall be held at Panthal in district Reasi on January 14.

This was decided in a meeting of the organising committee that took place under the chairmanship of president of the J&K Indian Style Wrestling Association, Shiv Kumar Sharma.

Others who attended the meeting included Prittam Kumar Magotra (president of Swami Nitya Nand Association),) Parshotam Kumar Mengi, Parshotam Kumar Khajuria (Bittu), Mukersh Khajuria, Mohan Lal Sanmotra, Ved Parkash, Om Parkash Sanmotra and Naresh Kumar (Pappu Lakri).

The organising committee informed that around 55-60 wrestlers from within a outside the state are expected to take part in this day-long competition. Winner of the main bout shall be awarded with Rs 51,000 while the runners-up wrestler shall get Rs 21,000, a handout issued by the Association here today informed.

Meanwhile, those interested wrestlers of Jammu region have been advised to contact Shiv Kumar Sharma (94191 61880) to confirm their entries.


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