Army conducts friendly cricket match
Apr 17, 2021
KISHTWAR: Cricket has been traditionally a popular game of Chenab region and followed passionately by people of all ages. It also provides an opportunity to local youth for showcasing their talent.
Indian Army organised a Friendly Cricket Match at Shalimar in District Kishtwar. The match was organised with an aim of strengthening the ties between Army and locals.
A friendly T-20 cricket match was played between Kishtwar Cricket Club and Shalimar Cricket Club. After a competitive and a hard fought match, the Kishtwar Cricket Club team managed to beat their spirited opponents by 36 runs.
The pleasant morning felt warmer and upbeat than usual, courtesy the bonhomie and cheerful milieu at the ground. A total of 37 locals attended the same.
Speaking on the occasion, the local said that these events are helpful in enhancing synergy, cementing trust and ensuring relation among locals and the Army.