To boost sports activities in the region and promote sports amongst youth of the remote areas of Reasi District, the Indian Army conducted a Kabaddi Tournament at Village Banna. The event was part of the Army’s efforts to promote positive youth development through sports and provide a platform to showcase their talent.
A total of four teams from Kalaban, Banna, Nambal and Tuli villages participated in the tournament on league cum knock-out basis. Banna village team was eventually adjudged the champion team after beating Nambal village team in a competitive and keenly contested match. The event witnessed an over whelming response both in terms of participation and spectators. Over 220 youth and locals turned up to witness the tournament.
All the participating team members displayed excellent sportsman spirit during the conduct of the tournament. The Sarpanches and elders of the villages expressed their gratitude towards the Army in its endeavours to motivate the youth of the region and bring in bonhomie.